“No one ever sat down with freed slaves to help them process the trauma of having their families split apart or being forced to watch their brothers and sisters get lynched.”
'Cancer Alley' Residents Are Trying to Stop a Huge Plastics Plant from Being Built on the Graves of Slaves
“Our community cannot handle another chemical plant.”
The rates are three times what was previously thought.
More than 100 years after the Emancipation Proclamation, there were black people in the Deep South who had no idea they were free. These people were forced to work, violently tortured, and raped.
"These are African people who haven’t had their identity tarnished by colonisation. This is a movie that we need."
Former employees at Jodie O'Shea House allege only six actual orphans live there.
Oscar-winning screenwriter John Ridley revives 'The American Way,' his innovative comic about superheroes and race in America.
The Republican representative says his resolution only aims to pay tribute to Southern heritage—but it doesn't mention slavery.
'The Portraits of 108' is Jinhyun Cha's harrowing photographic series of surviving Korean “comfort women,” sexual slaves to the Imperial Japanese Army during World War II.
Sam was 17 years old when he came to Australia for a job in construction. By the time he escaped he was blind in one eye and had a brain injury.
African slaves in the American South continued their martial arts traditions by fighting as sport, ritual, and self-defense.