Another Black History Month
Revolution [19th Century]
“any free person, who shall hereafter teach, or attempt to teach, any slave within the State to read or write… shall be liable to indictment”
Act Passed by the General Assembly of the State of North Carolina
at the Session of 1830—1831
To learn, we break the law.
We learn to break the law.
“but as I write these words now I cannot stand and sing “the National Anthem.” I have learned that I remain a black in a white world.”
For right now, I will sit here.
The Content of Our Color [21st Century]
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