Monday, March 10, 2014

The C.I.A. Honors America's Black Spies During Slavery

Will someone, please, make a serious movie of this woman's life?

In honor of Black History Month and in an effort to give these brave black Americans the recognition they deserve, here are a few of their amazing stories… 

The Perfect Spy

African-Americans played an important role in the outcome of the Civil War. Slaves and freed African-Americans were an invaluable resource to the Union, providing information on the Confederate forces. This became known as the “black dispatches.”

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