Mwansa Luchembe graduated from Eastside Preparatory School in 2020 and is an incoming freshman at Gonzaga University and plans to major in Computer Science. He is from Bellevue, Washington and is involved in black student unions within independent schools in the greater Seattle area. While history is not his primary field of study, he enjoys learning about African American history.
The Slocum Massacre occurred on July 29, 1910 in Slocum, Texas, an unincorporated community in southeast Anderson County. The city used to be home to a thriving African American community with several businesses and farms owned by black residents. Leading up to the massacre, a … Read MoreThe Slocum Massacre (1910)