Passing for Black: The Life and Careers of Mae Street Kidd by Wade Hall. Born in Millersburg, Kentucky, in 1904 to a black mother and a white father, Kidd grew up to be state legislator. Accused of trying to pass for white in a segregated society, Kidd felt that she was doing the opposite -- choosing to assert her black identity. Passing for Black is her story, in her own words, of how she lived in this racial limbo and the obstacles it presented.  AVAILABLE AS A BOOK CLUB KIT FROM KDLA

Passing for Black: The Life and Careers of Mae Street Kidd by Wade Hall. Born in Millersburg, Kentucky, in 1904 to a black mother and a white father, Kidd grew up to be state legislator. Accused of trying to pass for white in a segregated society, Kidd felt that she was doing the opposite -- choosing to assert her black identity. Passing for Black is her story, in her own words, of how she lived in this racial limbo and the obstacles it presented. AVAILABLE AS A BOOK CLUB KIT FROM KDLA

Many people overlook Kentucky, making it one of the most underrated states in the U.S. Here are 15 reasons why the Bluegrass State is completely underrated...

Many people overlook Kentucky, making it one of the most underrated states in the U.S. Here are 15 reasons why the Bluegrass State is completely underrated...

Twisted Sister by Deidra Ds Green  http://www.amazon.com/Twisted-Sister-e book/dp/B0082BJFE6/

Twisted Sister by Deidra Ds Green http://www.amazon.com/Twisted-Sister-e book/dp/B0082BJFE6/

The Statue of Liberty towers over the Paris rooftops in 1884 before being shipped to New York. Photo: AP.

The Statue of Liberty towers over the Paris rooftops in 1884 before being shipped to New York. Photo: AP.

For many years Black historians and Afrocentrists have said that the first inhabitants of China were black Africans. The Negroid races peopled at some time all the South of India, Indo-China and Ch...

For many years Black historians and Afrocentrists have said that the first inhabitants of China were black Africans. The Negroid races peopled at some time all the South of India, Indo-China and Ch...

Africa: people from the West African coast - Gabon, Guinea, Senegal…    Auguste racinet, from Le costume historique (The costume history) vol. 2, under the direction of A. Racinet, Paris, six volumes published between 1877 and 1886.

Africa: people from the West African coast - Gabon, Guinea, Senegal… Auguste racinet, from Le costume historique (The costume history) vol. 2, under the direction of A. Racinet, Paris, six volumes published between 1877 and 1886.

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