Photograph of Aretha Franklin. Photographed in Detroit, MI April 7th, 2014

Aretha Franklin

Born on March 25, 1942, the Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin is one of the most honored artists in Grammy history and the first female artist to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Aretha Louise Fr...
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Protecting Black History

“Philosophers have long conceded that every man has two educations: "that which is given to him, and the other that which he gives himself. Of the two kinds the latter is by far the more desirable. Indeed all...