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Black History Month

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Faubourg Treme: The Untold Story of Black New Orleans

February is Black History Month, celebrating the lives, innovations, and struggles of African American individuals and communities.  New Day has an excellent collection of films for Black History Month, including Faubourg-Treme: The Untold Story of Black New Orleans; Silent Choices, a history of African American women and abortion; and Beauty in the Bricks, about four African American teenage girls growing up in an urban housing project 20 years ago.  To see the full collection, click here.