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Holy Moly!

Black History Quiz is a weekly celebration of the contributions and achievements of Africans and the
Black History Quiz
Holy Moly!
By Jim Stroud • Issue #26 • View online
Black History Quiz is a weekly celebration of the contributions and achievements of Africans and the descendants of the diaspora in the United States and around the world. PLEASE SHARE this newsletter and help spread the word about a proud people and their cultures. New issues on Sundays at 6:00 pm EST.

Since 1460 AD or earlier, Blacks of a particular country, have been wearing black and white robes in a religious procession commemorating “Holy Week” (Good Friday to Easter and days prior) called “The Feast of Corpus Christi.” Their costumes bear a near exact resemblance to the robes of the Ku Klux Klan, which originated 428 years later.
Pretty interesting, yes?
This celebration continues to this day. (Review the pictures below.)
Q. Do you know where this celebration takes place?
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Black History Quiz Answer
Seville, Spain
For further study:
Bullfight and Easter in Seville | Bar Tapas Sevilla
Did The KKK Steal Their Uniforms From Africans? – Keyamsha
Corpus Christi in Seville | Bar Tapas Sevilla
(Pictured in the Black History Quiz banner above: Reverend Martin Luther King, Jr, Steve Biko, Rosa Parks, Bob Marley, Mae Jemison, The Black Panther Party and George Carver.)
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