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African American History in Kansas – Shop Local

Kansans have long been documented leaders in civil rights – where community impact spreads beyond the borders to influence nationwide change. African-American history in Kansas spans the eras with 18 historic sites. Each telling stories of courage, ambition and fortitude shown in the steps it took to take each journey. Ordinary people standing up for what they believe – establishing precedent that “separate-but-equal” education is not equal at all. Never knowing their actions would change history. Framing the world as it was – to champion for what it should be. Average citizens rising against the odds – proving you can do anything with drive and ambition. The culture and heritage of African Americans can be found at historic sites trailing across the state. Offering a glimpse into the history of African Americans locally and nationwide, and their profound effect on society. From those seeking freedom, to those pushing for justice – the pioneering spirit is deeply rooted in Kansas. Existing today in the tales of legendary figures who went from rags to riches. Art, music and culture are reflective of African-American history – standing as reminders to human endurance, dignity and strength. Kansas is a place where impassioned citizens have the courage to risk everything for civil liberty. And those in a less fortunate position are courageous enough to change it. Kansans are historically proud to fight for constitutional rights and freedom. The struggles and conflict helping Kansas be admitted to the Union as a free state. Come to Kansas – where actions speak louder than words. Visit the historic sites that set the spark and ignited the movements that changed civil rights forever. Visit TravelKS.com to plan your history tour today! #NoPlaceLikeKS

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Nex Tech Wireless Ribbon Cutting 2018 – Concordia Area Chamber of Commerce

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZBLM__V9Zn0 Nex Tech Wireless Ribbon Cutting 2018 - Concordia Area Chamber of Commerce 01:12 8 0 0 0 Nex-Tech Wireless joined the Concordia Chamber of Commerce Tuesday, February 27th for a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate their new downtown location. Nex-Tech Wireless is a premiere wireless provider offering high-tech wireless solutions to residents in 40 counties of central and western Kansas, as well as local coverage to four counties in Colorado.

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40 Year History of Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Greater Kansas City

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N6616-l0gNE 40 Year History of Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Greater Kansas City 40:21 3 0 0 0 2017 Marked the 40 year anniversary of Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Greater Kansas City. This video history produced by Gene T. Chavez, Ed.D. documents through oral histories the development of the chamber in Kansas City and its role in the development of the US Hispanic Chamber of Commerce.

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