McConnell Equates His Ancestors’ Slave Ownership to Obama’s
  • 9 July 2019
House Democrats are considering legislation to study reparations for slavery.
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Police Break Up Huge ‘Modern Day Slavery’ Ring in UK
  • 5 July 2019
Jurors in two separate trials at Birmingham Crown Court heard testimony from more than 90...
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‘Why Not Now?’ for Slavery Reparations, House Panel is Told
  • 19 June 2019
A resolution to study reparations was first proposed in 1989 by retired Rep. John Conyers...
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Lawsuit: Harvard ‘Shamelessly’ Profits from Photos of Slaves
  • 20 March 2019
The suit says Harvard has capitalized on the photos by demanding a "hefty" licensing fee...
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Northam ‘Indentured Servant’ Remark Challenged
  • 11 February 2019
Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam said in a statement Monday that a historian recently advised him...
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Did Florida State Rep. Kimberly Daniels Once Say, ‘I Thank God for Slavery’?
  • 2 January 2019
The Jacksonville Democrat's pronouncements as a preacher came under intense scrutiny in 2018.
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Did Michele Bachmann Say ‘Kanye is Right’ and Slavery was ‘a Choice’?
  • 2 May 2018
A phony quote from the former U.S. representative circulated after the musician made controversial remarks...
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Was the NRA Founded to Protect Black People from the Ku Klux Klan?
  • 28 March 2018
Revisionist accounts of the origin of the National Rifle Association say it was formed to...
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Did a Vermont Woman Post a Joke About Trump ‘Bringing Back Slavery’?
  • 25 January 2018
Heather Wick faced an online backlash after a racially insensitive Facebook post in 2017, and...
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Controversial Roy Moore Remarks on Slavery Resurface on Social Media
  • 8 December 2017
The Alabama politician once again became a topic of debate just days before the end...
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Do These Photographs Depict the Libyan Slave Trade?
  • 29 November 2017
An emotive Facebook post about the slave trade in Libya used photographs that were either...
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Does the California NAACP Want to Replace the National Anthem?
  • 8 November 2017
The group has proposed state legislation aimed at replacing "The Star-Spangled Banner" as the national...
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