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A Review of Apartheid

After Nelson Mandela's recent death, the apartheid regime he fought against re-entered news headlines. Learn more about apartheid laws and what life was like in South Africa's racially stratified society with this overview.

Women Civil Rights Activists

Dolores Huerta, Ella Baker and Fannie Lou Hamer are among the many women who contributed to the fight for civil rights during the 1950s, '60s and '70s. Despite the sacrifices they made, women civil rights activists typically don't receive the same recognition that their male counterparts do. Celebrate their achievements during Women's History Month.  

Women Writers, Activists and Feminists
Race Relations Spotlight10

Notable Quotes From Famous Women of Color

A roundup of quotes from famous women of color, including Toni Morrison, Misan Sagay, Sojourner Truth, Maya Angelou and Louise Erdrich.

Protecting Oneself Against Racism

This list of tips features strategies one can use to reduce the chances of being victimized by racism.

How Not to Apologize After Making a Racial Blunder

This roundup includes the common ways public figures apologize after making a racial blunder, often coming across as insincere.

How Parents Can Encourage Children to Have Cross-Race Friendships

Five ways parents can encourage their children to pursue interracial friendships.

Facts And Quotes About Maya Angelou’s Life, Works and Death

This overview presents facts and quotes about Maya Angelou’s life, works and death.

12 Interesting Facts About Maya Angelou

A list of interesting facts about poet and writer Maya Angelou.

Maya Angelou Quotes

A roundup of quotes from Maya Angelou interviews.

Reviews of I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings

A roundup of reviews about I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings.

Reaction to Maya Angelou’s Death

Public figures such as Oprah Winfrey react to news of the death of Maya Angelou.

Facts, Quotes and Film Reviews About "Belle"

A roundup of excerpts from film reviews about “Belle” as well as quotes from its star, director and screenwriter and a profile of the film’s inspiration, Dido Elizabeth Belle.

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