Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Fri, 08/01/2008 - 23:23
Tuesday the U.S.
Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 04/28/2008 - 20:02
As Fair Food activists gather today in Miami to deliver the first 75,000 signatures on a petition urging Burger King to eliminate slavery and human rights abuses from Florida's tomato fields, new information has come to light about who was behind online postings attacking the Coalition of Immokalee
Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Tue, 04/22/2008 - 17:25
by Jeffrey Buchanan, Guest Contributor
Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Wed, 06/20/2007 - 01:10
As many know, today is Juneteenth, marking the day in 1865 that African-American slaves in Galveston, Texas were informed that they were free -- over two years after Lincoln signed the Emancipation Proclamation. Juneteenth.org provides more background:
Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Wed, 03/21/2007 - 21:20
Imagine being one of only three African-American children in a class of 26 eighth graders in a rural North Carolina school.
Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 06/06/2005 - 19:44
Yesterday, media flocked to a story that, as the Associated Press reports, "Federal agents raided a migrant farm labor camp where homeless men and women were kept in what labor officials called a version of modern-day slavery."
Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Wed, 05/25/2005 - 19:50
Southern history buffs should definitely check out Institute friend Judy Richardson's documentary "Slave Catchers, Slave Resisters," which will premiere on the History Channel tomorrow, May 26, from 8-10 p.m.
Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Thu, 05/05/2005 - 23:44
In his column in the Times today, David Brooks (as usual) lays spurious claim to a "middle ground" (what he calls "Lincoln's land") between passionate, crusading evangelicals and the "bland relativism of the militant secularists" (whatever that is).