Memorial Day is a day to honor and mourn those who gave their lives in service to their country. One of the earliest known origins, May 1865 when free Blacks in Charleston, SC to honor 257 dead Union prisoners of war that had been buried in a mass grave in a Confederate prison camp. It… Read more »
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The Verzuz Instagram account has revealed another battle for Memorial Day weekend and it’s 112 vs Jagged Edge. Originally, battle creators Timbaland and Swizz Beatz had planned to take the holiday weekend off, but according to Swizz he was “getting a lot of pushback from the audience and artists to keep it going.” So now… Read more »
It’s Memorial Day Weekend in Dallas so how do you celebrate? In addition to your own backyard barbecue, there are a lot of things to do in Dallas and D Magazine has the complete list! Click HERE to see read.
American of African descent have participated in all of the wars of the United States. Thousands of slaves fought for the freedom of American even when they were not free. The timeline spans from The Revolutionary War to present day operations. We salute all of our military heroes for their bravery and sacrifice this Memorial… Read more »