Recent news about some of America’s elite universities having ties to slavery has been eye opening. Tune in to learn about specific institutions, their connections, and how to verify if your ancestors were involved. Special guests: Karran Harper Royal and Leontyne Peck.
BlackProGen LIVE! Special Episode: What the Genealogy Community is Missing in the Discussion of Sen. Elizabeth Warren
The ancestry of Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) has been a hot button issue within pop culture as well as within the family history and genealogy community. Many things are being overlooked in the larger discussion, and the genealogy community has a prime opportunity to educate the masses. BlackProGen LIVE weighs in, from our perspective as people of color.
An open letter to members of the Cherokee Nation who despite the recent court decision, still can’t get right.
“My children have Cherokee blood in their veins…” Isaac Rogers, Cherokee Freedmen, May 20, 1885