Britain’s Biggest Secret - The Black Victorians. Who were the Black Victorians? Mainstream history has virtually erased them from our minds and history books. We have been filled with images of slavery in America and across the world, but why is it that this chapter in black history was skipped? Why isn’t it equally common knowledge that in the midst of all of that darkness there was light, also. Never before seen photos were uncovered, giving us over 200 images of glances into our past.
The Independence Hall Association (IHA) was founded in 1942 to spearhead the creation of Independence National Historical Park. We are written into the enabling legislation of the Park and stand as an independent group of private concerned citizens overseeing and being consulted on matters concerning the Park.
Slavery in the United States. Click through to read parts of this book at books.google.com!
Other changes to the Constitution are discussed below. The last change to the Constitution was made in 1992. The 27th Amendment is acutally one of the two left-over amendments from 1791. It is very unusual for an amdendment to take that long to be accepted, but it is possible. Some, like the 26th Amendment, are accepted very quickly, in just 100 days. Most, though, take a little over a year to be ratified.
The Scholastic Corporation has halted the distribution of a new children's book that critics say depicts slaves of the first US president George Washington as cheerful and accepting of their bondage without any context on the nature of slavery in the US.
In an exclusive interview seen by millions across the United States, Dr. Phil exposed the deadly secretive, and the highly organized world of elite pedophilia — with a former child sex slave going by the name of “Kendall” describing being literally born into, and growing up in, the world of elite sexual slavery. Read more at http://thefreethoughtproject.com/elite-pedophile-ring-exposed-dr-phil/#qG8EMOldGRYLvPX7.99
100 milestone documents of American history- To help us think, talk and teach about the rights and responsibilities of citizens in our democracy, we invite you to explore 100 milestone documents of American history. These documents reflect our diversity and our unity, our past and our future, and mostly our commitment as a nation to continue to strive to "form a more perfect union."
Survivors of the Slave Ship Wanderer: (L-R) Romeo, Ward Lee, Tucker Henderson. The captives aboard the slave ship Wanderer, which landed on the south end of Jekyll Island, Georgia in 1858. The Wanderer’s owner, Charles Lamar, had secretly smuggled these Congo-born African Americans into this country and violated the laws against slave importation which had been in effect for many years, making them some of the last captured humans pressed into slavery in the USA.
Racism history for African Americans in a quick picture. The picture shows what…
in addition to abusing homegrown members of its congregation, the Word of Faith Fellowship was trafficking slaves from Brazil to work without pay under atrocious conditions at the church. Its report, based on a new AP investigation, revealed that scores of former slaves have come forward to expose the Word of Faith Fellowship congregation as a hub for modern slavery in the US in which hundreds have been victims.
The story of the Underground Railroad is one that many have heard. The American Civil War, which began in 1861, ultimately became a war to determine the outcome of slavery in the United States. It was a war between the southern slave states and...
“The Stolen Ones and How They Were Missed,” by Marcia Tate Arunga, faculty member for Antioch University Seattle’s BA Completion Program. Through this tale of a woman named Nia, the reader learns how Africans have never forgotten the generations lost to slavery in the United States. The book contains Kiswahili words, all described in language a child can understand.