Hidden History: First African-American sheriff since Reconstruction

Law enforcement agents are tasked with protecting communities, but throughout history Americans have seen mistrust between certain groups and police officers.

By |2019-01-15T12:22:44-05:00January 14th, 2019|Celebrating Black History, Hidden History|0 Comments

Hidden History: Indianapolis reverend recalls lessons learned from Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Let's take a walk in history through the eyes of an Indianapolis reverend who was up-front with Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

By |2019-01-15T12:23:54-05:00January 14th, 2019|Celebrating Black History, Hidden History|0 Comments

Hidden History: ‘Ellis Island’ for African-Americans

Thousands of escaped slaves poured into Fort Monroe, which became known as "Freedom's Fort" and is even referred to as the "Ellis Island for African-Americans."

By |2019-01-15T12:36:46-05:00January 11th, 2019|Celebrating Black History, Hidden History|Comments Off on Hidden History: ‘Ellis Island’ for African-Americans