The institution of slavery, as most of us understand it, was a hereditary system based upon race. Yet, there are some who claim that white people
Voices of the Cause
Stories of Abolition
Throughout pre-Civil War American history, one of the greatest fears common to both Northerners and Southerners was the fear that the Union would be dissolved.
Historical Lynchings: This Disgraceful Evil
This week in our look at historical lynchings, we'll focus upon four senseless and brutal crimes. In Louisiana, two black men are lynched. One
This week in our look at historical lynchings, we'll focus upon several lesser-known crimes. Though hardly reported, the injustice was no less real. What seems