Whites used to put nails at the bottom of pools in Cincinnati and pour bleach and acid in pools with black bathers in St. Augustine, Florida.
Civil rights activist Al Sharpton called Biden's comments "egregious" and said the entire Civil War was essentially fought over this concept.
One of the senators reportedly advocated for genocide of black Americans.
Mississippi Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith is under fire for controversial details from her past.
Republican Cindy Hyde-Smith beat Democrat Mike Espy to become the next Mississippi senator.
President Donald Trump nominated Wendy Vitter to be a federal judge in the Eastern District of Louisiana.
A toxic combination of ruthlessness and timidity killed the landmark desegregation decision.
The threat of resegregation haunted this school district in Alabama just last month.
A new film tracks the life of “Father Divine,” leader of the International Peace Mission and an advocate for anti-lynching laws and desegregation.
The film will follow the African-American combat unit who paved the way for desegregation in the armed forces.
The lines of racial division in our city are a product of the unequal system our society has created.
Trump is on a road to undermine the progress that has been achieved. His appointment to the Supreme Court will certainly
"My mother was determined that her children would not be scarred by this ignorance."