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Wednesday, February 6, 2008
Black History Every Day: February 6th
In 1820, U.S. blacks emigrate from New York back to Sierra Leone.
On this day in 1961, the Jail Movement began in Rock Hill, South Carolina outside Charlotte, North Carolina, when students refused to pay fines and requested jail sentences.