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By Tameka Pleasants
Uncommonly Known Black History
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"The Replacement"
The Replacement is about the long forgotten, original Statue of Liberty that was made in the likeness of a freed black woman who wore broken shackles and chains. This model was rejected and replaced with the statue that exists today, along with a newly opened Statue of Liberty museum. 
31:19
May 29, 2019
“Sara’s Derrierre”
This is the story of the life of Sara Baartman, an African woman who was sold into slavery as a freak show, whose remains was displayed in a French Museum for almost 200 years.
31:08
May 23, 2019
“Beautiful Brown Girl”
This is a bonus episode that I created to inform and inspire all black girls of all ages. It is a reading of my last published book, “Beautiful Brown Girl”.
10:05
May 22, 2019
On The Move Bombing in Philadelphia May 13, 1985
This is my first podcast, please bear with me as I get comfortable recording. “The MOVE Organization is a family of strong, serious, deeply committed revolutionaries founded by a wise, perceptive, strategically minded Black man named JOHN AFRICA. The principle of our belief is explained in a collection of writings we call “The Guidelines,” authored by JOHN AFRICA.”
15:57
May 18, 2019
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