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Have you Really Looked at the Back of the $2 Bill??

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I just had someone point this out to me over the weekend. I was shocked, amazed, then upset all within seconds. I was shocked that I never noticed it. Amazed that there is actually a black man sitting at the table with all of the "Fore Fathers" of the United States of America. Then, I was upset because here goes another part of OUR history that is has gone unseen. The following article is from the Black Homeschoolers Club on NING. The Gentleman is John Hanson Moor. He was allegedly the first President of the United States. Yes, A black man!!! What do you think?? I am still looking up this info regarding this history. Clearly you can see that there is a man of color on the back of the $2 Bill. What is on the Back of the Two Dollar Bill? The back of the $2 bill has an engraving of the signing of the Declaration of Independence. In the image is a man who has dark skin and wearing a powdered wig while sitting at the table just to the left of the men standing in the center of

EBONY AND JET COLLAPSE

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This is an email that I received. Let's support our businesses! EBONY AND JET FINANCIAL COLLAPSE One of the Most notable permanent fixtures in Every Black Household (back in the days), was the Ebony, and Jet Magazine. If you wanted to learn about your history, the plight of Black America, current issues facing Black Americans, how the Political Process of America affects you, how Politics works, who the hottest actors were, what time a particular Black Television show aired, who got married recently, who were the most eligible Bachelors, and Bachelorettes in your town, what Cities had Black Mayors, Police Chiefs, School Superintendents, how to Register to Vote, what cars offer the best value for the buck, who employed Black Americans, how to apply for College Scholarships, etc. More Than Likely, Ebony or Jet Magazine could help you find answers to those questions. We have recently been informed that the Johnson Publishing Company Organization is currently going through a financi