Things we can All Do to move Black History Month from reflection to lived awareness of all: 28 tips for getting your learn on and supporting the reclamation of Black and African Diasporan stories into the “American” narrative.
I’ma try to tell ya’ll one thing each day that you can DO. Some will cost $, and I get we don’t all have scrilla to drop indiscriminately. But a powerful ballot in these United States is the dollar, and I can’t ignore that truth. Today’s tip, tho, is free: go get a Public Library card today. Just that. Go and open the door to the library, hand over your identification, and sign a library card. Or go online if you can get one. Then promise to check out an item that you can tell someone else about Black History. If you have kids, check out a book to read together. If you cook, get a Black chef’s cookbook. Academics, read a different journal this month.
Today’s Black history tip: READ in Public about Black people.