Taking questions on Air Force One on his way to hurricane ... and I didn’t go in there to change who he was,” Scott, the first African-American elected to the Senate since Reconstruction, said. “I wanted to inform and educate a different perspective.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration designated three ... sites in Alabama and South Carolina that played an important role in American history stretching from the Civil War to the civil rights movement.” Designating the Birmingham Civil Rights.
Created by the state's Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Commission, the database currently features only Reconstruction -era legislators but eventually will include all African- American members of the General Assembly up to the present day.
New Orleans takes down second Confederate statue, mayor says it was time to take down markers of 'slavery and ... Charleston Post Courier.
All of which is why a far more powerful question for HBO to explore might be this: What if the North had won the Civil War much faster—and more completely? Imagine what might ... I remember reading a history of the Civil War , I think it might have.
The idea that something important is in store for us is a deeply American faith, rooted in Cotton Mather's examinations of “God's providence” in the New World and extending to evangelical pastor Rick Warren's popular attempt to answer the question.
But the real test lies with Republicans, who have largely looked the other way as Trump has laid waste to one political norm after another. Will they draw a sharp line ... It wasn't until the Civil War that federal prosecutors—the forerunners to today.
Tempers Flare at Removal of Confederate Monuments (… More) 18.104.22.168 (press release) (registration) (blog.
Then, for instance, students learned a “Lost Cause” history of events like the Civil War, where “states’ rights” were the aim and Reconstruction ... ideas of American history education is false. In the AP U.S history practice exam, students.
Their removals are sparking heated clashes around the country just as the United States is celebrating the 150th anniversary of Reconstruction , the era when the United States tried to rebuild itself after the bloody Civil War . ( AP Photo/Gerald Herbert.