Al Sharpton said that the last time African-Americans were fully employed was during slavery.
Dr. Ben Carson slammed President Barack Obama’s signature health care during his speech at the Value Voter’s Summit Friday.
Archaeology students have been sifting through a little patch of ground on Maryland’s Eastern Shore this summer, seeking evidence that it was home to the nation’s first free African-American community.
Michelle Obama says stories of toil and sweat by slaves once housed at a historic home within sight of the White House are an important part of U.S. history that must be preserved for future generations.
Virginia Democrats pushed two deeply emotional hot buttons Tuesday in the state’s gubernatorial race, slamming Republican Ken Cuccinelli for equating the nation’s bloody reckoning over slavery with today’s anti-abortion movement.
A historical marker making its debut in Mineral recognizes the remarkable story of Henry “Box” Brown.
Officials are announcing a series of events to celebrate the 150th anniversary of District of Columbia Compensated Emancipation Act.