Separated from Southern-sympathizing Manhattan, Brooklyn had one of the largest and most politically aware Black communities in the U.S.
The effects of imprisonment on the senses scarred prisoners for the rest of their lives
Films from 2012 are relevant to continuing conceptions of the Civil War
Ayers argues that America should acknowledge the importance of emancipation with a national holiday.
Jamie Montgomery failed, but his case set a precedent that ended chattel bondage in Scotland 12 years later
Long before it became Margaritaville, Key West was a boom town built on bad news
With malice toward none, with charity toward all, the president seeks to binds the wounds of the nation
Composer's greatest gift was an ear for the simple and the sweet