From: TED Talks Daily - Saturday Jun 18, 2022 12:01 pm
The Mission to Preserve Black History in the US
Unknown and incredible legacies of Black America


The mission to safeguard Black history in the US

15:14 minutes · TEDxMileHigh

Black history in the US is rich, profound -- and at risk of being lost forever, if not for the monumental efforts of Julieanna L. Richardson. As the founder of The HistoryMakers -- the largest national archive of African American video-oral history -- Richardson shares some of the unknown and incredible legacies of Black America, highlighting the importance of documenting and preserving the past for future generations.

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