Black History Month: What is it and why is it important

08 Oct 2020
By Unite Students, Staff writer at The Common Room

This month marks the 34th annual Black History Month in Britain. While Black Lives Matter has undoubtedly brought more attention to the event this year, you might not quite be aware of how it started, why it’s important and how you can get involved.

Here, we explore the background of Black History Month and shed some light on what you can do to be a part of it.

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Staff writer at The Common Room