This is a bust of Queen Tiye, which currently resides in the The Egyptian Museum of Berlin . It contains a number of antiquities and artifacts of famous ancient Egyptians . The bust of Queen Tiye could have been created around 1398 to 1338 B.C.E or sometime after her death. She was the queen of Egypt during […]Read more "Queen Tiye Bust (1398-1338 B.C.E)"
Josephine Baker appears with Lena Horne during the March on Washington in 1963. Both were activists and entertainers who used their celebrity to raise awareness for the cause of racial equality. They appear in this photograph standing in the Lincoln Memorial. One hundred years had passed since the Emancipation Proclamation, but by the 1960s real […]Read more "Josephine Baker and Lena Horne At The March on Washington For Jobs And Freedom (1963)"
Ella Baker a major figure in the civil rights movement who was active for five decades working for human rights of all citizens in America. She was an advocate for the poor, victims of racism, and other societal ills. This short clip shows Ella Baker making statements at the Puerto Rico solidarity rally in 1974. […]Read more "Ella Baker Speaks At The Puerto Rico Solidarity Rally (1974)"
Video games went from being a something computer programmers would create for amusement to a lucrative industry. Nintendo during the 1980s was so dominant in the video game industry they expanded into other merchandising properties. This commercial is from 1989. It features Nintendo characters that are still popular today such as Mario and Link. Nintendo […]Read more "Nintendo Cereal Commercial (1989)"