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Feb 4


Feb 6

Thomas Brown lynching on this date in 1902


Feb 7

National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day


Feb 8

Anniversary of the San Diego Free Speech Fight


Feb 9

Birth date of Alice Walker


Feb 11

Birth of Lydia Maria Child



Feb 14

Birth of Frederick Douglass


Feb 17

Birth of Huey Newton


Feb 18

First formal anti-slavery resolution recorded in the US



Feb 20

1931 mass deportation of Mexican American citizens


Feb 25

Wisconsin passes first LGBTQA+ civil rights protections


Feb 26

Anniversary of Bailey v Patterson


Feb 26

Anniversary of Trayvon Martin’s murder


Feb 28

Anniversary of White anti-integration mob riots in Detroit