TIME For Kids Heroes of Black History presents the stories of four great American heroes every child should know about in one volume: Harriet Tubman, Jackie Robinson, Rosa Parks, and Barack Obama. Featuring an introduction by journalist and civil rights activist Charlayne Hunter-Gault, Heroes of Black History shines a light on the long fight for [More]
Once in a great while a book comes along that changes the way we see the world and helps to fuel a nationwide social movement. The New Jim Crow is such a book. Praised by Harvard Law professor Lani Guinier as “brave and bold,” this book directly challenges the notion that the election of Barack [More]
With its beautiful appearance, stunning accents and durable design, this Meit Grandfather Clock in Dark Walnut will add charm to any room in your home. The clock is accented with opulent polished hardware and features two wood framed glass doors, carved bonnet top and elegant metalwork. This grandfather clock offers a traditional decor with its [More]
If you want to know the secrets of Entrepreneurship, Black Business, and Black Economics, then you’re about to discover how Black Millionaires run successful businesses right now! In fact, if you want to be an effective communicator or media mogul, then this new book – “Conversations With Black Millionaire Entrepreneurs: No-Non Sense Lessons From those [More]
The Black History of the White House presents the untold history, racial politics, and shifting significance of the White House as experienced by African Americans, from the generations of enslaved people who helped to build it or were forced to work there to its first black first family, the Obamas. Clarence Lusane juxtaposes significant events [More]
Born in Guadeloupe in 1897, Stephanie St. Clair entered the United States thirteen years later. By 1923 at the age of twenty-six she would create and manage a highly lucrative policy bank in Harlem – earning a quarter of a million dollars a year. To this day, she remains the only black female gangster to [More]
The gripping true story of the origins of the Mafia in America – and the brilliant Italian-born detective who gave his life to stop it. Film rights optioned by Paramount Studios, starring Leonardo DiCaprio. Beginning in the summer of 1903, an insidious crime wave filled New York City, and then the entire country, with fear. [More]
Dr. John Henrik Clarke s African People in World History inaugurates the Black Classic Press Contemporary Lecture Series. This series is devoted to the publication of views expressed by leading contemporary thinkers and essayists. Dr. Clarke qualifies as both. He is Professor Emeritus of African World History at Hunter College. As a historian, educator, and [More]
“Prodigiously documented… Alison Weir must be highly commended for throwing such a brilliantly hard light on the relationship between the United States and Israel. I hope this marvelous book gets all the attention it deserves.” – Ambassador Andrew Killgore, Publisher, Washington Report on Middle East Affairs. Soon after WWII, US statesman Dean Acheson warned that [More]
In Looking over Black Shoulders, black and white Americans relive some of the most controversial and turbulent history in America …a history simply known as Jim Crow. But things are not what they appear to be and are anything but simple.
History has now been rewritten and each group will relive this history through the others’ eyes in an effort to see the others perspective on race.