African American History Month

 
 
We’re not going back . . . forward together!

We’re not going back . . . forward together!

The CPUSA has always understood that without fighting against racism, we cannot pave the way for a more just socialist society.

BY: Rossana Cambron| March 5, 2021
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Edna Griffin and the fight to integrate a Des Moines drug store

Edna Griffin and the fight to integrate a Des Moines drug store

In 1948 Iowa, CP member Edna Griffin and a unity coalition met racism head-on.

BY: Travis Smith| February 26, 2021
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Carter Woodson and the road to African American History Month

Carter Woodson and the road to African American History Month

Meet Carter G. Woodson, the Black historian who founded Negro History Week in 1926.

BY: Norman Markowitz| February 23, 2021
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John Hope Franklin: Chronicler of African American history

John Hope Franklin: Chronicler of African American history

The finest tribute to John Hope Franklin would be to continue the fight against systemic racism.

BY: Norman Markowitz| February 8, 2021
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