Discussion: #BlackStoriesMatter, Too: Meet The Man Who Invented Black History Month

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In Woodson’s books The Mis-Education of the Negro (1933) and The Story of the Negro Retold (1935), he called for nothing short of a national overhaul of historical education in the United States—and Negro History Week could help get that overhaul started.

In 2015, this is still the case. A complete overhaul. American history is broad enough for it to be inclusive like an encyclopedia. Nothing less once all the facts are included.

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