Black Like Me
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Black Like Me

Historical Alignment — The Iconic Jet Magazine and The Anniversary of a Tragic Day in History

Jet is an iconic magazine in the Black Community and the June 23, 1966, cover displays a tragic day in history.

“Iconic Covers of Jet Magazine” Courtesy of CBS.com Enhanced by Author in Canva.com

As a child, I remember seeing a Jet Magazine on the coffee table of just about every Black household I’d visit. The 5 1/8 x 7 3/8 magazine maintained its compact size over the years. Despite the…

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Black Like Me focuses exclusively on all things “black” whether it’s history, current or past social injustice, or topics pertaining to the future of people of color in general. I am STRICTLY about positivity! This is a WRITER SHOWCASE Publication and does not accept submissions.

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Carmellita

Carmellita

Writer, Poet, & Storyteller. Literary Scholar trained in the Socratic Method. A decade-long ghostwriter who came back to life. BA in Speech Comm. Truth speaker.