Black History Spotlight: Phillis Wheatly-The First Black American To Publish A Book Of Poetry

By: Leon Kwasi Kuntuo-AsareEarly LifePhillis Wheatley is believed to of been born in 1753, in West Africa, most likely in Senegal or Gambia. At around the age of 7 or 8, some historians say she was likely sold by a local African chief to a slave trader, who brought her to the British colony of […]

Black History Spotlight: Phillis Wheatly-The First Black American To Publish A Book Of Poetry

Black History Spotlight:From Black American Soldier to Filipino Freedom Fighter: The Story of David Fagan

By:Leon Kwasi Kuntuo-Asare Early Life David Fagan was born in Tampa,Florida in 1875. Fagan served in the United States 24th regiment of the United States army. Revolutionary However on the 17th of November 1899, Fagan would leave the United States army and joined the Filipino liberation army. No one is quite sure why Fagan and […]

Black History Spotlight:From Black American Soldier to Filipino Freedom Fighter: The Story of David Fagan

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