Dr. Louis C. Roudanez was a physician, journalist, and activist who published two newspapers that were used to speak out against slavery, civil rights, and voting rights for Black citizens in New Orleans. Click the link to learn more.
David Walker was perhaps the original black nationalist. His publication of the “Appeal” demanded freedom for the enslaved and if necessary the use of violent rebellion to achieve it. Click the link to learn more.
Freedom’s Journal was the first African American owned and operated news publication, in the U.S. Click the link to learn more.