The amazing Women Of The Soil project creates and makes visible for the first time the richness of Manchester Black Women’s History. The histories of activism tend to ignore black women. They have been taken for granted and assumed to have a passive role.
Women Of The Soil is a heritage project which focuses on the professional achievements of Manchester Black women and their activism within the community from the 1980’s to the present day. Continue reading “Black women’s history project: Women Of The Soil”
Black History Month has been marked in the UK for more than 30 years. It takes place during the month of October.
It is held to highlight and celebrate the achievements and contributions of the black community in the UK. Continue reading “12 Black History women you should know about”