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Although we celebrate our history all year long, Black History Month is an important time of the year. Still, we all too often utilize the month to focus on the same batch of influential figures in our history, instead of branching out and uncovering new information. Erica Campbell & GRIFF encourage families to get together and remedy this by seeking out and sharing little-known information with each other.

To jump-start the conversation, GRIFF reveals some of the many every day items created by black people which undeniably improved American life at the time of their invention. Check out this exclusive video to hear more in this clip from “Get Up! Mornings With Erica Campbell.”

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