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Dr. Greg Carr
Greg Carr is Associate Professor of Africana Studies and Chair of the Department of Afro-American Studies at Howard University and Adjunct Faculty at the Howard School of Law. He holds a Ph.D. in African American Studies from Temple University and a JD from the Ohio State University College of Law. The School District of Philadelphia’s First Resident Scholar on Race and Culture (1999-2000), Dr. Carr led a team of academics and educators in the design of the curriculum framework for Philadelphia’s mandatory high school African American History course. These materials are the first to approach African American History using an Africana Studies methodology. He is a co-founder of the Philadelphia Freedom Schools Movement, a community-based academic initiative that has involved over 13,000 elementary, high school and college students.
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Ep. 1 - Why Ida B. Wells was a G!
Ep. 2 - Why OUR History is So Important!
Ep. 3 - The Pulitzer Prize
Ep. 4 - Who Was Lerone Bennett Jr.?
Ep. 5 - Who Was Dorothy Porter Wesley?
Ep. 6 - Why We Must Vote!
Ep. 7 - Who Was Henry Bibb?
Ep. 8 - What is Martial Law?
Ep. 9 - The Insurrection Act of 1807
Ep. 10 - Who Was Robert R. Church?
Ep. 11 - "Tell Them About the Dream, Martin!"
Ep. 12 - A Brief Discussion on Reparations
Ep. 13 - What is Juneteenth?
Ep. 14 - Do We Need a Juneteenth Holiday?
Ep. 15 - Should We Tear Down the Monuments?
Ep. 16 - What to the Slave Is the 4th of July?
Ep. 17 - The Real Story of Aunt Jemima
Ep. 18 - "Hamilton" & the Importance of Institutional Knowledge
Ep. 19 - Tribute to C.T. Vivian & John Lewis & a Discussion About Nick Cannon
Ep. 20 - Mickey Mouse Was a Minstrel Figure!
Ep. 21 - Kamala, Whitney Young, Bill Clinton, Beyonce & Questions
Ep. 22 - Martial Arts Has African Roots!
Ep. 23 - Before Kamala & What Comes Next!
Ep. 24 - God Is African!
Ep. 25 - Of God, WAP, and Beyonce
Ep. 26 - God, Politics and our Questions Answered
Ep. 27 - Lessons Learned From Tupac
Ep. 28 - Ruth Bader Ginsburg Has Died, Now What?