Notable Kentucky African Americans Database is an open source database created by the University of Kentucky Libraries, which features notable Kentucky African Americans. The database covers African Americans from various professions.
Nation of Islam (NOI) is an "African American movement and organization, founded in 1930 and known for its teachings combining elements of traditional Islam with Black nationalist ideas". Brittanica.com website.
"Black Lives Matter began as a call to action in response to state-sanctioned violence and anti-Black racism." Black Lives Matter movement was sparked by the death of Trayvon Martin and the acquittal of George Zimmerman--Black Lives Matter website.
To access the NAACP papers, click on the Civil Rights and the Black Freedom Struggle icon on the main History Vault page.
ProQuest History Vault's coverage of the Black Freedom Struggle offers the opportunity to study the most well-known and also unheralded events of the Black Freedom Struggle in the 20th Century from the perspective of the men, women, and sometimes even children who waged one of the most inspiring social movements in American history.