Noire Histoir features Black history facts, literature, and motivational stories from across the Black diaspora. Join Natasha McEachron as she celebrates Black pride, excellence, and power all 366 days of the year.
Solomon Carter Fuller [Black History Facts #144]
If you're interested in learning about the neurologist who made tremendous contributions to the field of neurology, was a pioneer in Alzheimer’s research, and is recognized as America’s first Black psychiatrist, then my Solomon Carter Fuller Black History Facts profile is for you.
Show notes and sources are available at http://noirehistoir.com/blog/solomon-carter-fuller.
Dancing in the Glory of Monsters [Book Review]
A review of "Dancing in the Glory of Monsters" by Jason Stearns which explains the causes of the Congo Wars and what unfolded once the fighting began.
Show notes and sources are available at http://noirehistoir.com/blog/dancing-in-the-glory-of-monsters-book-review.
Claudette Colvin [Black History Facts #143]
If you're interested in learning about the civil rights activist who was arrested at the age of 15 for refusing to give up her seat on a segregated bus, then my Claudette Colvin Black History Facts profile is for you.
Show notes and sources are available at http://noirehistoir.com/blog/claudette-colvin.
A Time to Kill [Movie Review]
A review of “A Time to Kill”, a 1996 courtroom drama about the case of a Black man who is on trial for the revenge killing of two racist White men.
Show notes are available at http://noirehistoir.com/blog/a-time-to-kill-movie-review.
John Wesley Cromwell [Black History Facts #142]
If you're interested in learning about the educator and journalist who co-founded Washington, D.C.'s Bethel Literary and Historical Society and the American Negro Academy, then my John Wesley Cromwell Black History Facts profile is for you.
Show notes and sources are available at http://noirehistoir.com/blog/john-wesley-cromwell.
It's Not All Downhill From Here [Book Review]
"It's Not All Downhill From Here" by Terry McMillan is about a year in the life of Loretha, a woman in her 60s, and her circle of friends.
Show notes are available at http://noirehistoir.com/blog/its-not-all-downhill-from-here-book-review.
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Love Natasha’s work. She’s very accurate & engaging despite condensing info into under 10 min podcasts. Salute!
Great stuff! Noire Histoir
Black history segments, film reviews, shared by a lovely voice.