War on Drugs and Thugs

The War on Drugs and Thugs The History of America and African AmericansThe War on Drugs…and Thugs Per President Richard Nixon’s Domestic Policy Adviser, John Ehrlichman,“The…

Separate but Equal

Separate but Equal The History of America and African Americans“Separate but Equal”  In the 1896 landmark Supreme Court case Plessy v. Ferguson, the Court made…

Reconstruction

The History of America and African AmericansReconstruction President Lincoln sought to bring forth a “new birth of freedom” to restore the Union and reestablish American democracy.…

Introduction to African American History

The History of America and African AmericansIntroduction The history of African Americans in the United States is commemorating a major year. 2019 marks 400 years since…

The Awakening and Awareness

The Awakening and Awareness The History of America and African AmericansThe Start of Awakening and AwarenessIt has been 400 years since slavery began in the…

Slavery

Slavery The History of America and African AmericansSlavery In 1619, the first ships containing Africans came across the Atlantic Ocean, thus beginning the slave trade in…