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Dr. James Marion Sims Statue Removed For Turbulent History With Black Women
The gynecologist operated on enslaved black women without anesthesia in the 19th century.
New Michigan State University Database Will Allow People To Research Records On Slavery
African-Americans will now have a new online data archive to help them find out more about their ancestry titled: “Enslaved: The People of the Historic Slave…
Wisconsin Teacher Reportedly Asks Students To List “3 Good Reasons For Slavery”
The assignment was intended to "spark debate in English class."
Reports Claim Slave Auctions Are Being Held In Libya
The auctions took place in nine areas outside of Tripoli in the North African country.
B.o.B.’s Latest Conspiracy Theory Suggests Slave Ships Never Existed
Let that sink in.
Fox News Commentator Believes Slavery Is “Good History”
It is Fox News...
New Jersey School Apologizes For Slavery Auction Assignment To Students
One poster depicted a black girl as an enslaved "fine housegirl" and another as “wanted dead or alive.”
Bristol County Sheriff Suggests Using Inmates To Build Trump’s Wall
"It makes all the sense in the world."
Black Resistance: A Look At The 1831 Slave Rebellion, As Told By Nat Turner
Turner was only 30 years old when he led the Virginia revolt.
#BoycottDriscolls: Berry Pickers Say They Are Paid $6 A Day
"It's an unfair practice."
‘Underground’ Tells The Gripping Stories Of American Slavery & The Abolitionists
WGN is set to debut a provocative new drama about America's ugly slavery period.
A Texas Mother Calls Out A Geography Textbook Publisher For Referring To Slaves As “Workers”
A Texas mother called out a high school textbook company for referring to slaves as "workers."
African American Family Records From Slavery Era Will Be Available Online For Free
Prepare to fill in those missing branches on your family tree.
Movies & TV
‘Roots’ Remake Coming To TV Courtesy Of The History Channel
Fresh off the success of Steve McQueen's 12 Years a Slave, The History Channel believes that the 1977 miniseries needs a fresh start for a…
Movies & TV
Watch: New ’12 Years A Slave’ Featurette Helps To Build Oscar Buzz
12 Years a Slave has made itself known as a bonafide hit, as witnessed at the Telluride Film Festival over the Labor Day weekend. Now,…
Around The Web
Memphis Teacher Caught On Video Dragging 7-Year-Old…
The child's mother plans to press criminal charges.
California Police Kill 26-Year-Old Father In Walmart…
“They saw a car full of black people sitting in front of a Walmart, and they decided that was suspicious.”
Arkansas Judge Protests Death Penalty, Accuses…
Circuit Judge Wendell Griffen calls capital punishment "premeditated murder."
An Illinois Toddler Shot Her Pregnant Mother After…
According to reports, the bullet went through the car seat and struck the 21-year-old mother in the shoulder.
Governors Ball 2018: Performance Schedule & Food Vendors…
April 20, 2018 - 7:07 pm
Enjoy Goldlink on Friday and rage out with Eminem on Sunday.
Governors Ball 2018
Why Hasn't The Hip-Hop Boom Pushed More Black Executives To The Top?
Taco Bout It: Trevor Jackson On New Music, 'Grown-ish' And More With VIBE
#MeToo: Founder Tarana Burke On Sexual Assault, Stigmas And Society
After 20 Years In The Game, Mya Is Ready For Whatever