Shadd Cary was born on October 9, 1823 in Wilmington in northern Delaware to abolitionist parents.
While the debates as we know them began in 1960, they may not have begun at all if it wasn't for a college student in 1956.
California's new anti-racism programs are directed at students, educators and lawmakers, but the president may try to stop it all.
Arnold probably would've preferred to be associated with a breakfast dish, rather than what he's actually famous for.
The president told a rally crowd that he would bring an end to the "radical indoctrination" of students in his second term.
President Donald Trump said the Department of Education is "looking at" whether schools plan to use the 1619 Project in their curricula.
The decision from the Pentagon to close the paper down comes shortly after a "Military Times" poll that showed Trump's popularity with the troops has declined.
The real word that meant "bear" has been lost by most languages.
Mellon biographer Meryl Gordon talked to Newsweek about how important the Rose Garden was to Mellon, and that Trump's changes "strip it of its personality."
The Susan B. Anthony Museum and House said that pardoning the suffragist only gives more validation to the charges against her.
Roanoke Island is no longer harboring any secrets.
Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny was hospitalized on Thursday after becoming increasingly ill during a flight to Moscow.
The jail was in operation until 2004.
The vast majority of the Japanese city's hospitals were also rendered non-functioning by the nuclear bomb.
State Rep. LaShawn K. Ford is urging education officials in Illinois to amend requirements for public school history curriculums.
The famous picnic happened in June of 1939, when the Royals visited the Roosevelts in America.
Built as three tunnels over several decades, workers on the Lincoln Tunnel suffered from high pressure conditions and deadly accidents.
In his Fourth of July speech, President Donald Trump said: "Americans are the people who pursued our Manifest Destiny across the ocean, into the uncharted wilderness, over the tallest mountains, and then into the skies and even into the stars."
The primary arguments against getting rid of Confederate and other racist symbols reveal not only an ignorance of the past but a denial of the present.
The rapper and CEO have shown mutual admiration each other publicly many times over the past five years.
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The reason why Washington, D.C. isn't a state can be traced back to the American Revolution before Congress had a permanent home.
"To understand the statue, we must recognize our country's enduring legacy of racial discrimination," reads a statement from the American Museum of Natural History.
Despite first being celebrated as early as 1908, Father's day had a long journey to becoming a national holiday.
A descendant of one of the women who portrayed Aunt Jemima spoke out against the company's decision to rebrand the pancake mix and syrup products.
The removal of the statue came after an 11-1 vote by the Historic Properties Advisory Commission on Friday.
Grandma Macnamara and George Herman Ruth apparently docked their boats next to each other in New York, and were friends.