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One Mic History centers around little known events or persons from Black history and attempts to enlighten and empower through learning more about African American History.

One Mic History centers around little known events or persons from Black history and attempts to enlighten and empower through learning more about African American History.

Location:

United States

Description:

One Mic History centers around little known events or persons from Black history and attempts to enlighten and empower through learning more about African American History.

Language:

English

Contact:

7043505446


Episodes

The Murder of Emmett Till

6/27/2022
Emmett Louis Till, was a 14-year-old African American who was lynched in Mississippi in 1955, after being accused of offending a white woman in her family's grocery store. The brutality of his murder and the fact that his killers were acquitted drew attention to the long history of violent persecution of African Americans in the United States. #blackhistory #civilrights #emmettill Audio Onemichistory.com Please support our Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/user?u=25697914 Buy me a...

Duration:00:15:04

Bonus - The History of Juneteenth (Remastered)

6/19/2022
Juneteenth is annual holiday celebrating the emancipation of those who had been enslaved in the United States, its a mix of June and Nineteenth, Originating in Galveston, Texas, it is now celebrated annually on June 19 throughout the United States, with increasing official recognition. It is commemorated on the anniversary date of the June 19, 1865 announcement of General Order No. 3 by Union Army general Gordon Granger, proclaiming freedom from slavery in...

Duration:00:12:15

Brown vs The Board of Education of Topeka

6/6/2022
Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka was a landmark 1954 Supreme Court case in which the Supreme Court ruled unanimously that racial segregation of children in public schools was unconstitutional. Brown v. Board of Education was one of the cornerstones of the civil rights movement. It helped establish the precedent that “separate-but-equal” was, in fact, equal at all. Audio Onemichistory.com Please support our Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/user?u=25697914 Buy me a...

Duration:00:14:09

Bonus - The History of Black Wall St. and The Tulsa Massacre (Remastered)

5/30/2022
During the early 20th century, Tulsa was recognized nationally for its African American community known as the Greenwood District. It was home to a thriving business district and surrounding residential area that earned it the nickname “Black Wall Street.” In June 1921, a series of events caused a mob of white residents, some deputized and given weapons by city police, attacked Black residents and completely destroyed homes and businesses of the Greenwood District. Join us as we talk about...

Duration:00:37:58

The Black Panthers: The Story of the 761st Tank Battalion

5/23/2022
The 761st Tank Battalion known as the “Black Panthers” were one of the three United States Army segregated combat tank battalion to serve during World War II. The unit spend over 183 consecutive days in combat. Audio Onemichistory.com Please support our Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/user?u=25697914 Buy me a...

Duration:00:13:25

Red Tails: The Story of the Tuskegee Airmen

5/9/2022
The Tuskegee Airmen were a group African Americans who enlisted to become America's first black military airmen, during a time when there were many people who thought that black men lacked the intelligence courage and skill for military service. Audio Onemichistory.com Please support our Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/user?u=25697914 Buy me a...

Duration:00:12:45

The ATTACK on Black Veterans Pt. 2 (The World War 2 Years)

4/25/2022
21 years after the end of the first great war with a new great war looming. A new generation of African Americans had to decide if fighting for democracy abroad would offer them another chance for equality at home. This is a episode about the experiences of 1.2 million African American soldiers during World War 2. Audio Onemichistory.com Please support our Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/user?u=25697914 Buy me a...

Duration:00:15:21

The Founding of the NAACP

4/11/2022
The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a civil rights organization in the United States, formed in 1909 as an interracial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. This is the story of how that organization was created. Audio Onemichistory.com Please support our Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/user?u=25697914 Buy me a Coffee https://www.buymeacoffee.com/Countryboi2m Sources: Lift Every Voice: The NAACP and the Making of the Civil Rights Movement...

Duration:00:27:18

The Lost Story of America's Coup D'État - The Wilmington riot

3/28/2022
On November 10, 1898 a mob angry over what they called “Negro Rule” overthrew the elected government in Wilmington, North Carolina. This is the story of the only successful coup d’état ever to take place on American soil. Audio Onemichistory.com Please support our Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/user?u=25697914 Buy me a...

Duration:00:17:29

The Amazing Life of Ida B. Wells

3/14/2022
Ida B. Wells was an African American journalist, abolitionist and feminist who led an anti-lynching crusade in the United States in the 1890s. She went on to become an integral in the early civil rights movement. Audio Onemichistory.com Please support our Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/user?u=25697914 Buy me a Coffee https://www.buymeacoffee.com/Countryboi2m Sources: To Make Our World Anew: Volume II: A History of African Americans Since 1880 by Robin D. G....

Duration:00:18:25

What is Plessy v Ferguson?

2/28/2022
Plessy v. Ferguson was a landmark 1896 U.S. Supreme Court decision that upheld the constitutionality of racial segregation under the “separate but equal” Plessy is widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history. Audio Onemichistory.com Please support our Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/user?u=25697914 Buy me a Coffee https://www.buymeacoffee.com/Countryboi2m Sources: To Make Our World Anew: Volume II: A History of African Americans Since 1880 by Robin...

Duration:00:11:09

Bonus - The Origins of Black History Month (Remastered and Rereleased)

2/21/2022
Black History Month is an annual celebration of the study and achievements of African Americans and a time when they weren't being recognized their central role in U.S. history. It was the predecessor to “Negro History Week,” which was the brainchild of the black historian Carter G. Woodson. Audio Onemichistory.com Please support our Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/user?u=25697914 Buy me a Coffee https://www.buymeacoffee.com/Countryboi2m Sources: Carter G. Woodson in Washington,...

Duration:00:11:53

Who was Jim Crow?

2/14/2022
Jim Crow were state and local laws and etiquette that enforced racial segregation and affected every aspect of African American's lives. Audio Onemichistory.com Please support our Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/user?u=25697914 Buy me a...

Duration:00:12:32

Reconstruction and The Freedmen

2/1/2022
Reconstruction was a time period from around 1865-1877, it was an effort to reintegrate Southern states back in the union as well as define 4 million newly-freed African Americans’ place in American society. Audio Onemichistory.com Please support our Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/user?u=25697914 Buy me a Coffee https://www.buymeacoffee.com/Countryboi2m https://www.americanyawp.com/ Robin D. G. Kelley, Earl Lewis - To Make Our World Anew_ Volume I_ A History of African Americans to...

Duration:00:22:07

The Harder They Fall

11/24/2021
The Netflix movie “The Harder They Fall”. The movie assembles cast black actors to play legendary Black western figures from across time to tell a fictional story about two rival groups, the Nat Love gang and the Rufus Buck gang. While the Harder They Fall is a fictional story that departs from actual historical events, the characters are real people, so who were the real historical people behind the characters in The Harder They Fall? Audio Onemichistory.com Please support our...

Duration:00:43:06

The Legend of Black Death (The Life of Henry Johnson)

11/11/2021
Henry Johnson while on watch in the Argonne Forest in France on May 14, 1918, he fought off a German raid, killing multiple German soldiers and rescuing a fellow soldier Private Needham Roberts while experiencing 21 wounds himself. Audio Onemichistory.com Please support our Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/user?u=25697914 Buy me a...

Duration:00:11:44

The Immortal Woman (The Henrietta Lacks Story)

11/4/2021
In 1951, a Black woman named Henrietta Lacks was diagnosed with terminal cervical cancer. While she was being treated at Johns Hopkins University, a doctor named George Gey removed cells from her cervix without her permission and later discovered that Henrietta's cells could not only be kept alive, but would also grow indefinitely. For the last 60 plus years Henrietta's cells have been cultured and used in experiments ranging from determining the long-term effects of radiation to studying...

Duration:00:34:24

Where is Black Eden?

10/21/2021
Black Eden was the Town of Idlewild, Michigan, from 1912 through the mid-1960s. Idlewild had an active year-round community and was visited by black entertainers and musicians from all over the country. At its peak, it was one of the most popular resorts in the Midwest and as many as 25,000 would come to Idlewild in the height of the summer season. Audio Onemichistory.com Please support our Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/user?u=25697914 Buy me a...

Duration:00:22:44

The Death of Fred Hampton

10/6/2021
An explanation the life and death of Fred Hampton. Hampton was a young, gifted leader with a talent for organizing people who would rise to become the chairman of the Black Panther Party’s Illinois chapter before being assassinated by the federal government. Audio Onemichistory.com Please support our Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/user?u=25697914 Buy me a Coffee https://www.buymeacoffee.com/Countryboi2m Black Against Empire by Joshua Bloom and Waldo...

Duration:00:25:01

Who are the Scottsboro Nine?

9/22/2021
The Scottsboro Boys were nine black teenagers falsely accused of raping two white women aboard a train near Scottsboro, Alabama, in 1931. The trials and repeated retrials of the Scottsboro Boys sparked an international uproar and produced two landmark U.S. Supreme Court verdicts Audio Onemichistory.com Please support our Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/user?u=25697914 Buy me a...

Duration:00:14:49