People Places Events In History Terms Organizations
Home Invites Members Groups Events Careers Videos News Photos Blogs Polls Forums Chat
Home > Blogs > Post Content

Long Road to Hard Truth (269 hits)

Wow... it has been a minute since I have been on here! I have a couple of black history profile posts that have over 25,000 hits! Very cool!

Well, although a bunch of people that used to follow me on here have probably long given up on the prospect of me posting any new material lol... I wanted to still update many of you on what I have been doing lately to further the cause of education on the achievements of Americans of African descent!

I am certain that by now, most (if not all) of you are aware that we now have a National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, D.C. It is a Smithsonian museum on the Mall; this is a HUGE DEAL! Nothing like this exists anywhere else in the country, and it is about time that this facility now exists, especially in such a prominent place on the Mall.

I want you all to check out the audiobook, that I have narrated (some of you have messaged asking me to narrate black history videos. This is the next best thing!), by Judge Robert L. Wilkins. It is called, "Long Road to Hard Truth: The 100 Year Mission to Create the National Museum of African American History and Culture."

Judge Wilkins is a distinguished Federal Judge, appointed by President Obama, who temporarily went on hiatus from his law career... to spearhead the final leg of this 100 year effort to finally establish this museum. The story is absolutely riveting, and I was so deeply moved while bringing this book to life!

In my personal opinion (understanding that my opinion is, of course, biased), this book rivals Roots... as one of the most riveting historical reads for African Americans in our time!

Please do check it out here:
http://www.audible.com/pd/History/Long-Road-to-Hard-Truth-Audiobook/B01MF641AD

I would also appreciate it, tremendously, if you would be so kind as to leave a review for the book, after you've listened to my narration!

Much love family,
Michael

Posted By: Michael Canaan
Tuesday, October 18th 2016 at 9:52AM
You can also click here to view all posts by this author...

Report obscenity | post comment
Share |
Please Login To Post Comments...
Email:
Password:

 
More From This Author
07/22/1939 - Jane Bolin Becomes the First Black (Biracial) Woman to Serve as U.S. Judge
05/13/1862 - Robert Smalls Comandeers His Way to Freedom and Greatness
01/30/2009 - Michael S. Steele Becomes the First African American Chairman of the Republican Party
Forward This Blog Entry!
Blogs Home
Employer Showcase
>> more | add
Latest Jobs
SURG TECH(OR)-FIRST ASST-CERT with Premier Health in Dayton, OH.
SPD SITE LEAD-MVH with Premier Health in Dayton, OH.
Application Processing Specialist - Undergraduate Admissions with Azusa Pacific University in Azusa, CA.
Program Coordinator - Dept of Educational Leadership with Azusa Pacific University in Azusa, CA.
Asst/Associate Professor of Marriage and Family Therapy (F091) with Azusa Pacific University in Azusa, CA.
>> more | add
Latest Member Activity
gregory boulware, esq. just posted a blog entitled '~ "by the bootstraps" ~'. 09:51AM
tazadaq shaah just posted a blog entitled 'new york city housing and why you must learn contract law = contract = law always argue the contract '. 08:30AM
tazadaq shaah just posted a blog entitled 'leanring to operate as a secured party creditor traffic infrations and child issues in the system '. 11:17AM
tazadaq shaah just posted a blog entitled 'realestate, nursing home, government benefits & secured party creditor '. 07:53AM
ebonie scott just became a new member. 05:13PM
tazadaq shaah just posted a blog entitled 'secured party creditor the challenges, perseverance, eventual success tazadaq builds with ahch sha '. 09:35AM
gene brown just joined a new club (african american writers write). 09:29AM
gene brown just edited his profile. 09:21AM
gene brown just became a new member. 08:51AM
angelia mcghee just became a new member. 10:43PM
xolani khanyile just edited his profile. 05:50PM
xolani khanyile just became a new member. 05:37PM
>> more | invite friends