E22 The History of Black History Month and How It's Celebrated

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🎉 Welcome to a fascinating journey into the heart of Black History Month! In this episode of the Learn English Podcast, we delve into the origins and significance of Black History Month, a celebration in the United States and Canada every February. We also discuss why February was selected as the month to celebrate Black history. 🗓️

📚Join us as we explore the visionary efforts of Carter G. Woodson, who believed in the importance of recognizing and sharing the remarkable achievements of black Americans. Uncover the purposes of Black History Month, from spotlighting overlooked achievements in literature, science, art, and mathematics, to breaking down racial stereotypes and showcasing the historical obstacles African Americans have triumphed over. 🤝

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