"Barack Obama is an African-American, but he has nothing to do with the black slave experience or civil rights. He is black just because his father happened to be a British subject born in colonial Kenya."
"No one should be forced to live in such degrading and disgusting conditions," one anti-slavery officer said.
The Trump administration is set to deport four men to slavery hotbed Mauritania just a week after the president said they were working to protect victims of traffickers.
Kanye West has struck out against the 13th Amendment, calling it "slavery in disguise."
Nationwide prison protests have called attention to work conditions that advocates are likening to slavery. Inmates cook, clean and perform other necessary operations for little, if any, compensation.
After meeting the man who abused her under ISIS captivity, Ashwaq Ta'lo said she "decided to return to Kurdistan and never go back to Germany."
On Saturday, Republican Congressman Tom Garrett of Virginia claimed that Russia "fanned the flames" of racial discord that led to violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, one year ago.
"The Chi" writer Marcus Gardley mixes history, some August Wilson and Tennessee Williams and a little voodoo in "The House That Will Not Stand," his haunting adaptation of "The House of Bernarda Alba."
The discovery was made when the Fort Bend Independent School District broke ground for a new technical center.
"We would like to apologize to those who were hurt," the festival says after the white-directed show prompted outrage, protests and an open letter signed by 1,500 people.
Lawyers for Raniere reportedly wrote that the texts about owning a "slave ... that you could groom, and use as a tool" were taken out of context.
The Cherry Hill High School East principal apologized to African-American students for a "party like it's 1776" senior prom ticket after complaints that the Revolutionary War era was a time of slavery.
A brief fight between two inmates and two Louisiana State Penitentiary guards spilled over into an ongoing prison strike Wednesday.
The "promposal" was criticized as racist and "sad" by their peers—and the same slavery prom date proposal just got a Florida student banned from his prom last week.
Missouri state Senator Maria Chappelle-Nadal blasted white Democrats on the Senate floor Tuesday, saying there's "no difference" between them and members of the Republican Party and called for slavery reparations.
The statue was erected more than a century ago after funding from local working-class men and women.
"I was the conductor of the Underground Railroad for eight years, and I can say what most conductors can't say; I never ran my train off the track and I never lost a passenger."