Why do we have a Black History Month in America?

2020-02-05T12:09:03-05:00February 5th, 2020|Categories: Articles|Tags: , , , , |

When I worked as a Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Director I had a Caucasian student question an African American (Black) student about why we have Black History Month.  The first student (Caucasian) asked the other how he would feel if we had a “White History Month?”  As the African American student relayed the information to me, I thought, wow, is student number one serious, do they not understand why there is a need for “Black [...]