I had no idea that National Geographic publishes so many books with African-American themes. I was thrilled to received several books to review and will be posting my reviews now through the beginning of the year. Today I am posting my review of Harriet Tubman: Secret Agent, Also look for thorough reviews of 500 Miles… Continue reading Harriet Tubman: Secret Agent and the TwitterPeek
Just as some believe we are on the cusp of turning the corner to a post-racial society a new study comes out to negate those lofty dreams. A study conducted at the University of Texas at Austin and written about in this week's Newsweek in Nurture Shock: Is Your Baby Racist? says children as young… Continue reading Is Your Baby Racist?
History buff and truth seeker that I am, I'm doing research on black women, slavery and wet nursing. My curiousity was piqued last week to learn more; in fact, to learn as much as I can about slavery, breastfeeding and wet nursing because I realized I was leaning too much on my general understanding of… Continue reading I’m Researching