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Birthday of Pearl Bailey A day to honor the contributions of award-winning performer, author, and U.N. adviser Pearl Bailey.
Juneteenth Celebrating the promise of freedom and equality.
Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. A day to remember the words and the actions of the civil rights leader and Nobel Peace Prize laureate.
George Washington Carver Day (PDP) Acknowledging the accomplishments and wisdom of the African-American agricultural researcher.
Birthday of Rosa Parks (PDP) A tribute to the courageous woman whose nonviolent act sparked the Montgomery bus boycott.
Birthday of James Baldwin (PDP) Saluting the artistic genius and prophetic insights of the black social critic.
Uprooting Racism Basic tactics for taking a stand against racial injustice.
Birthday of Marian Wright Edelman (PDP) Celebrating the advocate for children's rights who founded the Children's Defense Fund.
Birthday of Abraham Lincoln (PDP) Honoring the great statesmen who served as the 16th U.S. President.
Birthday of Maya Angelou (PDP) Remembering the writer and civil-rights activist awarded the 2011 U.S. Presidential Medal of Freedom.