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Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Black History Month continues and the focus is now on Septima Poinsette Clark, and an article written by Erin Blakemore. Clark is known as the "queen mother of the Civil Rights Movement." Septima grew up in Charleston, S.C....

Monday, February 11, 2019

Continuing to honor Black History Month, we focus today on a story by Matthew Wills. He writes about Shirley Chisholm and the significance of her run for President in 1972.

Chisholm was a politician, educator and author.

Thursday, February 07, 2019

Continuing to honor Black History Month, we share The Story of Juneteenth. JSTOR editor, Lynn Brown, writes about the history of this celebration which began on January 1, 1863 in Galveston, Texas when President...

Tuesday, February 05, 2019

To honor Black History Month, JSTOR Daily editors are picking their favorite stories and publishing on their website for all to read. The content is too tremendous not to share.

Today's feature, by Grant Shreve...