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Primary Sources, Black History


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American history preserved through the use of Primary sources, Black History, African American History~ The african experience; Shared by the legends themselves, their descendants, loved ones, genealogist and scholars. Presented by The Gist of Freedom

On-Demand Episodes

Join The Gist Freedom live at the Blackball exhibit with host Shellie Gaines! This exhibition is presented in partnership with the Harlem Historical Society and the Harlem Black Yankees and in support of the Friends of Colonel Young Park.... more

BLACKBALL: Illuminating Negro Leagues Baseball BLACKBALL: Illuminating Negro League Baseball exhibition is presented in partnership with the Harlem Historical Society and the Harlem Black Yankees and in support of the Friends... more

DNC live coverage, with Prof. Gloria Browne-Marshall

Join the Gist of Freedom, as we welcome Carrol wasserman - of D.C.'s Metro Art FairMetro Art Fair, a new African, African American, and African Diaspora art fair in the DC-MD-VA area, is scheduled for November 29 through December... more

RNC RACIST ATTENDEES (Delegates?) PELT PEANUTS AT BLACK CAMERAWOMAN, Patricia Carroll. "I was just about to put on my headset when someone started throwing peanuts at me," She recovered enough to ask one... more

Join The Gist of Freedom host, Shellie Gaines as we welcome UniverSOUL Circus, with Marketing Director, Ben Johnson! Listen then purchase tickets for your family and friends both near and far!

Join The Gist of Freedom on www.blackhistoryDocumentaries.com, (Black History Documentaries) as we welcome Floyd Rance, founder of Martha's VIneyard African American Film Festival. One of The winners of the festiva,... more

Join The Gist of Freedom Host, Preston Washington and historian Bradley Skelcher for an inspiring examination of Black History...www.blogTalkRadio.com/BlackHISTORYBenjamin "Pap" Sing leton... more

The Gist of Freedom Presents Slavery By Another Name, screening with Filmmaker Sam Pollard and Constitutional Law Professor Gloria Browne-Marshall. Sponsored by New Jersey Amistad Commission, Director Stephanie Wilson... more

The Gist of Freedom Live on location ~ Screening, The Contradictions of Fair Hope, with Producer, Filmmaker & Director: S. Epatha Merkerson at Martha's Vineyard August 10, 2012 The Contradictions of Fair Hope? Narrated by... more