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Added Mar 01 2018

State Rep. La Shawn Ford shares his view on how what happened centuries ago to African Americans still affects the country today.

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March 1, 2018
    Contribution of Slaves, Wakanda and Black History Month
    At the conclusion of Black History Month 2018, we need to recognize the contribution African-American slaves made to the building of our country. In 2009, I introduced a House Resolution adopted 116-1 that urges Congress to declare each Feb. 28 as "Honor the Contributions of African American Slaves in the United States Day."

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