Frederick Douglass

Politics
The South Bend mayor's plan, named after abolitionist Fredrick Douglass, aims to tackle systemic racial inequalities across the country.
Opinion
From slavery to the Trail of Tears to Japanese internment, this is what America has always done.
Women
Sexual harassment starts well before women enter the workplace.
Politics
Education provides people concrete opportunities to overcome real circumstances of poverty or oppression.
Education
This is my July 4th Independence Day blog. It is too long so I am going to post in two-parts. Part 1 focuses on my approach
Black Voices
On July 5th, 1892, Frederick Douglass took the stage at a meeting of the Rochester Ladies’ Anti-Slavery Association. He had
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History According To The Trump Administration
Books
Ibram X. Kendi is a historian at the University of Florida specializing in racist and antiracist ideas and movements. His
Black Voices
Included: a lock of Frederick Douglass' hair.
Politics
With her now infamous January 22 appearance on Meet The Press, Kellyanne Conway, counselor to President Trump, demonstrated
Black Voices
Welcome to 2017, where everything's made up and the spelling doesn't matter.
Politics
A strong early resistance offers hope. In 1852, long before the advent of reality television, a self-taught former slave
Politics
At the end of the day, violence in Chicago and elsewhere must be dealt with -- even if we have to work with somebody we're uncomfortable with.