Author’s Note: I’m writing this in hopes that it can be used to lighten the load of marginalized folks, keeping in mind that not all marginalized people want to engage in the ally conversation, and that is perfect as well. For those who do, my prayer is that when someone asks you the question, “how can I be a stronger ally?” you might choose to save your breath/energy and send this in its place.
Today in “Hidden” History is a daily-updated quick-read list of important but little-known events that occurred on this date. The list is not exhaustive, but merely illustrates of the range of innovators, contributors, and events that are excluded from formal history curricula and common knowledge. Click the title/banner above to read today’s entries.