Black Power leader, activist lawyer, creative thinker.
A boxer, an activist, a national legend.
Nine years before Rosa Parks rode the bus, Viola took her stand against racism.
The son of slaves becomes the first Black man awarded the Victoria Cross.
Revolutions begin in the mind.
The first Black world champion in any weight class.
Bulldozed! But the dream that took root in Africville still lives in us today.
Black Refugee women of the War of 1812 sold handmade goods at what is now called, the Halifax Farmer’s market.
Black Woman passes as a white male and escapes with her husband as her slave.
Captain Leonard Parkinson uncovering the history of Citadel Hill
In 1792, Black Loyalists become the first freed slaves to return to Africa.
One of the founding fathers of Freetown, Sierra Leone
One of the most important church and community leaders in Nova Scotia.
An internationally renowned diva with a voice described as “a gift from Heaven.”