Friday Five: Who are your African American Heroes?

1. Martin Luther King Jr.
2. My enslaved ancestors
3. My father
4. Nat Turner
5. Madame CJ Walker

What about you?

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6 Responses to Friday Five: Who are your African American Heroes?

  1. FoxyScholar

    1. My parents
    2. My church pastors
    3. Ida B. Wells-Barnett
    4. Malcolm X
    5. Martin Luther King Jr.

  2. 1. My parents
    2. My grandmothers
    3. James Baldwin
    4. Toni Morrison
    5. Zora Neale Hurston

  3. regmetc

    MLK
    El Hajj Malik El Shabazz
    Faye Wattleton
    Harriet Tubman
    Shirley Chisholm

  4. 1. My parents
    2. My teachers
    3. Malcolm X & El Hajj Malik El Shabazz (both entities of him were magnificent)
    4. Inez Prosser & The Clarks (Kenneth and Mamie)
    5. Toni Morrison & Nikki Giovanni

  5. My father
    Nikki Giovanni
    MLK Jr.
    Bishop CH Mason COGIC
    My ancestors

  6. truth

    My heroes are the real ordinary people who are leaving positive footprints and footsteps in their black community by building example community centers so the underprivileged kids will have somewhere to go to after school

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