Are you an arm-chair historian? News buff? The Acumen Group is a hub for all the historical events and issues that currently impact your life. Since 2000, we’ve been engaging our readers with topics that interest them most within the fields of eugenics, African-American history, social movements, Women & Gender studies, and popular culture. From the arts, culture, and food to sports and breaking news, our team is passionate about providing a wide range of historical articles that suit your interests.

Winner of 2019-2020 Best Academic Book - International Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society

In Search of Purity: 

Popular Eugenics & Racial Uplift Among New Negroes 1915-1935

 

Dr. Shantella Sherman

Available for purchase in our online bookstore or at book retailers worldwide 

"If you do not understand eugenics in the framing of race policies, what you believe you know of racism, Otherness, and national character, will only confuse you." 

-- Dr. Shantella Sherman 

 

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HISTORY FOR LIFE

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THE ACUMEN TEAM

Highly-skilled professionals work alongside high school and college students to train a new generation of socially-aware and truth-loving change agents. 

 

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LECTURES & POP EU FILM SERIES

One of the most effective methods of introducing the science of eugenics and its theories both past and present is through popular television and film.  Using an array of works from The Graduate and Orphan Black to Claudine and A soldier's Story, Acumen introduces the concepts of hereditarianism, innate characteristics, social bias to both young and matures audiences. 

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