by Paul Finkelman, Ph.D. onMarch 27, 2013
Why hasn't the state removed an urban legend on its website relating to the Underground Railroad?
March 25, 2013
100 Amazing Facts About the Negro: Find out which popular beliefs are myths (slave quilts, anyone?).
March 22, 2013
A monument for buffalo soldier Charles Young will also receive federal protection.
March 18, 2013
100 Amazing Facts About the Negro: A genre lost its inhibitions as Janie's orgasm riled critics.
February 25, 2013
100 Amazing Facts About the Negro: Before the Tuskegee Airmen, there was Eugene Jacques Bullard.
by Charles Molesworth onFebruary 23, 2013
Author Alain Locke, the first black Rhodes scholar, launched a creative revolution.
February 18, 2013
100 Amazing Facts About the Negro: Why you'd be wrong if you said W.E.B. Du Bois.
February 4, 2013
100 Amazing Facts About the Negro: The lucrative crop didn't reign just in the slaveholding South.
by Jeanne Theoharis onFebruary 4, 2013
As we honor the centennial of her birth, let's understand the full measure of her legacy.
February 1, 2013
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