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Betsy DeVos compared the right to having an abortion to the right to own slaves, saying both are viewed as a ‘vast moral evil’
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos compared the right to have an abortion to the right to own slaves, arguing the two are "vast moral evils."
Black medical students stage inspirational photo in front of former plantation slave quarters: ‘We are truly our ancestors’ wildest dreams...
The group posed for pictures in front of the slave quarters at the former Whitney Plantation, to create inspirational images.
A teacher has been put on leave after asking fifth graders to set their ‘price for a slave’ on a worksheet about colonial trade
Fifth graders at Blades Elementary School in Oakville, Missouri, had been asked to imagine they worked in the slave trade in the assignment.
Pinterest and The Knot are changing the way they deal with plantation wedding content after receiving criticism from a civil rights group
The websites bowed to pressure from Color of Change, a civil rights group that wants websites to stop promoting plantation wedding venues altogether.
A restaurant owner was sentenced to 10 years in prison for enslaving a mentally disabled man for years
Chris Smith, who worked at J&J Cafeteria in Conway, South Carolina, said he was coerced into doing over 100 hours of labor per week without pay.
Biden, who polls favorably among African-Americans, told the congregation that "the domestic terrorism of white supremacy" still exists in the US.
After struggling to properly address slavery, plantations are pivoting, and it's causing some angry visitors to accuse them of "politicizing" history.
Four hundred years have passed since the first slaves arrived in the US. Here are some famous buildings that would not exist without them.
The 2020 Democrats addressed the legacy of slavery and poverty in neighborhoods of color in the first night of the second Democratic debate.
Mitch McConnell says he and Obama are ‘both are the descendants of slave owners’ after report showed his family owned slaves
"You know, I find myself in the same position as President Obama ... we both oppose reparations and we both are the descendants of slave owners."