Lifteveryvoice, Projecttellme

Lifteveryvoice, Projecttellme

50 Black Elders Share Their Life Lessons With the Next Generation

Members of the oldest generation of Black Americans sat down with 65 journalists and photographers for a series of powerful interviews.

6/15/2021 5:02:00 PM

After this long year of racial reckonings and, we hope, awakenings, OprahDaily is proud to present lifteveryvoice, a collection of powerful interviews with the oldest generation of Black Americans about their lives and wisdom. projecttellme

Members of the oldest generation of Black Americans sat down with 65 journalists and photographers for a series of powerful interviews.

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