For many years now, the Mackinac Center for Public Policy has commemorated Black History Month by looking back into America’s historical past and finding wonderful examples of African American character, fortitude and entrepreneurship.

We’ve already posted this year’s installment, about former U.N. Undersecretary Ralph Bunche, which ran as our current comment on Feb. 2. But since all of these articles are still timely, we thought we would put them all in one place for anyone who would like to learn more about Black History Month and our rich African American heritage.

Black History Month: The Crusade of Sojourner Truth
http://www.mackinac.org/1649

Celebrating the Achievements of Black American Entrepreneurs
http://www.mackinac.org/4052

Berry Gordy and Motown Records: Lessons for Black History Month
http://www.mackinac.org/344

The Rediscovery of Booker T. Washington: Lessons for Black History Month
http://www.mackinac.org/345

Black History Lessons From Motown — and Beyond
http://www.mackinac.org/509

Truth Sets Black Slaves Free
http://www.mackinac.org/1714

Bridging the Racial Gap
http://www.mackinac.org/38

Remembering "The Real McCoy"
http://www.mackinac.org/72

What Segregation Did to the Detroit Tigers
http://www.mackinac.org/34

Joe Louis vs. the IRS
http://www.mackinac.org/22

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