John Carlos

John Carlos former track and field athlete and former professional Canadian Football League player. Along with Tommie Smith did black power salute on the podium during the 1968 Olympics.

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James Lawson

James Lawson born 1928 is an activist and a professor. He was a theoretician and tactician and advisor and proponent of nonviolence during the Civil Rights Movement.

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Mistah F.A.B.

Mistah F.A.B. is a rapper, singer-songwriter, record producer, entrepreneur, community organizer, and activist. His name is a backcronym for “Money is something to always have forever after bread”. He was born Stanley Petey Cox in Oakland, California in 1982.

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The Proud Family

The television show ‘The Proud Family’ centered around an all black family, which ran from 2001 to 2005. The show is still known as the only cartoon series on the network to have a black cast as its lead characters.

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