DeMint: Big Government Did Not Free The SlavesThe head of the Heritage Foundation, Jim DeMint, ridiculed big government policies in the U.S. and reiterated that “the little guy” representing the American people should take the power back from “the bigs” controlling the country’s government, health care and corporations.
Sharpton: 'We Had Full Employment In The Black Community During Slavery'Al Sharpton said that the last time African-Americans were fully employed was during slavery.
Dr. Carson: Obamacare The Worst Thing That Has Happened Since SlaveryDr. Ben Carson slammed President Barack Obama’s signature health care during his speech at the Value Voter’s Summit Friday.
Md. Dig Seeks Proof of 1st Free Black CommunityArchaeology 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.
First Lady Lauds Effort to Preserve DC Slave House 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.
Cuccinelli Likens Fight to Ban Abortions to Outlawing SlaveryVirginia 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.
Slave Who Mailed Himself To Freedom Honored In VirginiaA historical marker making its debut in Mineral recognizes the remarkable story of Henry "Box" Brown.
D.C. Prepares To Celebrate 150 Years Without SlaveryOfficials are announcing a series of events to celebrate the 150th anniversary of District of Columbia Compensated Emancipation Act.