Black national anthem

Lift Every Voice and Sing: "Lift Every Voice and Sing", known as the "Black American National Anthem" was performed first as a poem as part of a celebration of Lincoln's Birthday on February 12, 1900, by 500 school children at the segregated Stanton School. Its principal, James Weldon Johnson, wrote the words to introduce its honored guest Booker T. Washington. The poem was set to music soon after by Johnson's brother John Johnson.

The Negro National Anthem.some very true and powerful words.All Americans should sing this!

Augusta Savage - sculptor. She created the sculpture "Lift Every Voice and Sing" , a depiction of the Black National Anthem for 1935 Worlds fair. After the fair she needed funds and help to move the award winning piece, but receiving none the piece was bulldozed.

Dorothy West - Dorothy West (Jun 1907 – Aug Novelist & short story writer during time of Harlem Renaissance. Best known for novel The Living Is Easy, as well as many other short stories & essays, about life of an upper-class black family.

James Weldon Johnson - The Black National Anthem Lyrics | MetroLyrics

James Weldon Johnson - The Black National Anthem Lyrics | MetroLyrics

The National Museum of African American History and Culture - THE BLACK POWER SALUTE Tommie Smith and John Carlos raised black-gloved fists when the United States national anthem was played during their medal ceremony at the 1968 Olympics in Mexico City.

The National Museum of African American History and Culture

A curated walk through the hallways of the newest Smithsonian museum before it opens next week. 13 years in the making, it attempts to depict the pain and pride of the black experience in America.

I DON'T KNEEL with American Flag tshirt. Show your support for standing during the National Anthem with this t-shirt.  Gildan t-shirts with black or white design.

I DON'T KNEEL with American Flag tshirt. Show your support for standing during the National Anthem with this t-shirt. Gildan t-shirts with black or white design.

.He said to "be cool" but  I'm already coolest  I said to “get real", “Don't you know who you're dealing with?

He said to "be cool" but I'm already coolest I said to “get real", “Don't you…

Taking a knee is a military sign of respect for the fallen. https://www.cbssports.com/nfl/news/heres-how-nate-boyer-got-colin-kaepernick-to-go-from-sitting-to-kneeling/

Taking a knee is a military sign of respect for the fallen. https://www.cbssports.com/nfl/news/heres-how-nate-boyer-got-colin-kaepernick-to-go-from-sitting-to-kneeling/

When our country is wrong, it's tough to stand for the national anthem. And Trump is very wrong!

When our country is wrong, it's tough to stand for the national anthem. And Trump is very wrong!

I Stand For Our National Anthem T Shirt Black T-Shirt Front

I Stand For Our National Anthem T-Shirt

I Stand For Our National Anthem T Shirt Black T-Shirt Front

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