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The Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History is located in Detroit, MI. Inside you'll find interactive exhibits, immersive history and powerful emotions that all come together to create the single largest museum dedicated to African American History in America. For more information visit: http://www.insiderperks.com/places/charles-wright-museum-of-african-american-history/ Insider Perks is a media company focused on producing high-quality, unbiased travel videos that you can use to help plan your next vacation. If you enjoyed this video, please subscribe to us for future updates and show your appreciation by clicking the "Like" button above. Check out our website: http://www.insiderperks.com Follow us on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/insiderperks Become a fan on Facebo...
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The contributions of Delaware’s African American community will soon take center stage. This summer, the Delaware Historical Society will open its doors to the new Center for African-American Heritage in downtown Wilmington. The Center, which has been in the making for several years, was made possible thanks in part to a grant by the city of Wilmington and other contributions. Despite some early hurdles, the Delaware Historical Society and African American Community leaders worked together to push this project forward.
For nearly twenty years, Boko Haram has menaced Nigeria and its neighbors. Join Dr. Alexander Thurston as he discusses his new book, which details the history of one of the world’s deadliest jihadist groups from its genesis in northeastern Nigeria in the early 2000s through its most infamous acts of violence and its 2015 alliance with the Islamic State. Dr. Thurston will be joined by two CSIS experts on African security: Africa Program director, Jennifer G. Cooke, and International Security Program Senior Fellow, Alice Hunt Friend, who will share their insights into Boko Haram and terrorism in northern Africa in general.
President Donald J. Trump at Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture: “Beautiful tribute to so many American heroes." http://abcn.ws/2lr3ige SUBSCRIBE to ABC NEWS: https://www.youtube.com/ABCNews/ Watch More on http://abcnews.go.com/ LIKE ABC News on FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/abcnews FOLLOW ABC News on TWITTER: https://twitter.com/abc GOOD MORNING AMERICA'S HOMEPAGE: https://gma.yahoo.com/
A Global History of the African Diaspora March 9, 2014 The African diaspora began as an involuntary movement of Sub-Saharan Africans to Europe, the Americas, and Asia. Over time these communities developed into a societal structure, bringing cultural, political, and social influence to their lands of settlement and also generating change within the African homeland. This lecture explores local and world history to show the influence of the African diaspora in the modern world, highlighting key examples of their experiences from the Maghreb to the Middle East. Patrick Manning Andrew W. Mellon Professor of World History and Director of the World History Center, University of Pittsburgh Sign up to our mailing list to stay informed of upcoming NYU Abu Dhabi Institute events: http://nyuad....
The Transvaal Museum is a natural history museum which includes collections of fossils, mammals, birds, insects, amphibians and reptiles, studied by researchers in the fields of palaeontology, mammalogy, ornithology, entomology and herpetology.
NMHAAC Curator Mary Elliott discusses bringing a historic slave cabin into the museum. Experience more stories at the Caterpillar Visitors Center’s Black History Month Celebration. Go to visitcaterpillar.com for more.
The South African National Museum of Military History, situated in Saxonwold, Johannesburg, is the only museum of its kind in South Africa. It provides a nucleus of Museum and military history expertise in Southern Africa. The Museum's collection of more than 44 000 items are divided into 37 separate categories and include the aviation collection which contains some of the rarest aircraft in the world. The Luftwaffe collection which is housed in a hangar at the entrance of the museum, consist of three aircraft which include a downed Messerschmitt Bf 109 fighter famous for its role in the Battle of Britain in 1940.
(Visit: http://www.uctv.tv/) This symposium brings together researchers at the forefront of ancient DNA research and population genetics to discuss current developments and share insights about human migration and adaptation. Series: "CARTA - Center for Academic Research and Training in Anthropogeny" [7/2016] [Science] [Show ID: 30972]
In which John Green teaches you about Sub-Saharan Africa! So, what exactly was going on there? It turns out, it was a lot of trade, converting to Islam, visits from Ibn Battuta, trade, beautiful women, trade, some impressive architecture, and several empires. John not only cover the the West African Malian Empire, which is the one Mansa Musa ruled, but he discusses the Ghana Empire, and even gets over to East Africa as well to discuss the trade-based city-states of Mogadishu, Mombasa, and Zanzibar. In addition to all this, John considers emigrating to Canada. Crash Course World History is now available on DVD! http://store.dftba.com/products/crashcourse-world-history-the-complete-series-dvd-set Follow us! @thecrashcourse @realjohngreen @raoulmeyer @crashcoursestan @saysdanica @thoughtbub...
Celebrate Black History Month at Oklahoma City's new History Center where the often-untold story of the African-American experience in Oklahoma is found. Curator Bruce Fisher talks about some of the black pioneers of Oklahoma's history and Clara Luper talks about accomplishments of and for the black community in Oklahoma.
The African American Diversity Cultural Center Hawai'i (AADCCH) www.aadcch.org HISTORY: was founded in 1997 as a museum repository to archive 200 years of African descent history in Hawaii. The purpose is to share the collections by displaying and exhibiting artifacts, photographs, oral history to tell the story of African Americans past and present history in all its permutations: family life, civic contributions, inventions, medicine, architecture, politics, religion, law and arts that will educate the people in Hawaii about the cultural heritage of black people in this country. During the late 1700s and early 1800s, Hawaii was sparsely populated. Many people of African ancestry came to Hawaii aboard merchant and whaling ships. The earliest settlers arrived in the Hawai...
Théophile Obenga is a professor emeritus, formerly at San Francisco State University, in the Africana Studies Center. He was born in 1936 in Brazzaville, French Equatorial Africa (today in the Republic of the Congo). Obenga is a proponent of Pan-Africanism and has advocated a number of theories such as a "Negro-Egyptian" language family (négro-égyptien) including all languages of Africa, an approach which he shares with Cheikh Anta Diop According to his sfsu.edu homepage, Obenga holds a PhD in Letters, Arts and Humanities from Montpellier University, France. He contributed as part of the United Nations Educational and Scientific Cultural Organization (UNESCO) program, to the writing of the General History of Africa and the Scientific and Cultural History of Humanity. He ...
An interactive museum with both permanent and changing exhibits, the Minnesota History Center hosts concerts, lectures, family days and other special events throughout the year. The building is also home to the Minnesota Historical Society library and archives, a research destination for schoolchildren, family historians and academics.
At the Orlando History Center, an exhibit on African American history is displayed, tracking the times of slavery through segregation and the triumphs of the last few decades. Take a step back in history at Orlando's History Center with this free video series on tourism. Expert: Orlando Bio: Orlando is a major city in central Florida, USA and is the county seat of Orange County, Florida. Filmmaker: Demand Media
A 2010 interview with Mae Breckenridge-Haywood, president of the African American Historical Society of Portsmouth. The society is raising funds to transform the former library for black residents into an African American history center.
President Trump went on a tour through the National Museum of African American History today, during which, he took questions about the uptick of antisemitic, racially-charged incidents taking place around the country. In recent days, synag and other sites around the country have been dealing with a combination.. Ivanka Trump and the White House have both offered statements on the matter, and today, MSNBC’s Craig Melvin caught up with Trump inside of the museum to get his direct response to these incidents. “I will tell you that antis is horrible and it’s going to stop and it has to stop,” President Donald Trump visited the National Museum of African American History and Culture for the first time on Tuesday morning. "Honestly, it is fantastic. They've done an incredible job," Trump said...
Learn how to research your family history. Why is the genealogy library important to your genealogy research?