I was very saddened to learn today that my friend Taki Raton - Black Milwaukee's greatest champion of independent Black education and curriculum geared specifically for Black / African Americans youth and young adults transition this life to the afterlife in the... Continue Reading →
Professor Griff from Public Enemy Visits Milwaukee! Free to the Public Friday July 27, 2012, 7 PM Brotherhood of Fire Fighters Hall 7717 West Brown Deer Road, Milwaukee, WI 53224 Vendors Welcome!!
African-American Firsts: Government Local elected official: John Mercer Langston, 1855, town clerk of Brownhelm Township, Ohio. State elected official: Alexander Lucius Twilight, 1836, the Vermont legislature. Mayor of major city: Carl Stokes, Cleveland, Ohio, 1967–1971. The first black woman to serve as a... Continue Reading →