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There is no question that Atlanta is the best city to visit for a real Black history lesson. With Atlanta playing a major role in the history of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and of the Civil Rights Movement, it comes as no surprise that the largest museum of primary resources for both are…

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Don’t wait until Black History Month to learn about African American history. Learning about the accomplishments, contributions and prominent Black figures throughout history can take place 365 days a year. Here are a few of the most popular African American museums you should visit this summer to learn about or brush up on our history.…

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Atlanta-based African American historian Eric Majette has spent the last two decades of his life preparing for the Atlanta opening of the International African American Music and Heritage Center. A lover of history since his middle school years, Majette started researching his family tree. “I’ve always been a student of history. The project was birthed out of my search of my own family…

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General Motors is providing an advance look at the Martin Luther King Jr. National Memorial, which will be dedicated on Aug. 28 on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. As major contributors to the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Foundation, the General Motors Foundation, GM and Chevrolet received one of only two replicas of the…

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