Nichole Kelderman

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A More Perfect Union Comes From Accounting For The Past

The Confederate markers continue to tumble — flags, statues, monuments. After Dylann Roof associated his alleged atrocity with the Confederacy, …

The African soldiers dragged into Europe's war

<b>More than one million people died in East Africa during World War One. Some soldiers were forced to fight members of their own families on the battlefield because of the way borders were drawn up by European colonial powers, writes Oswald Masebo.</b><p>I was born and raised in a simple home in the rural …

Animated interactive of the history of the Atlantic slave trade.

For the full interactive version, use a larger device. Interactive by Andrew Kahn. Background image by Tim Jones.<p>Usually, when we say “American …

The Memorial Where Slavery Is Real

America has only one federally funded slave memorial—and it’s been falling apart.<p>Too often, Americans choose to venerate our Founding Fathers rather than remember the men, women and children they owned. And it’s the absence of physical reminders of this ugly history that makes the forgetting of it …

"The Meaning of July 4th for a Negro" — James Earl Jones Speaks Frederick Douglass' Immortal Words

Frederick Douglass escaped from slavery to become a leader of the abolitionist movement, a social reformer, a dazzling orator and a statesman. His …

Reunion Black Family.

There are thousands of Africans buried under Wall Street.<p>The African foundations of New York<p>The remains of 20,000 African men, women and children …

San Antonio’s Blue Hole Flows Again…For Now

In my May 25 article, “The Blue Hole: a Center City Hidden Gem,” I noted that the Blue Hole remained dry despite official proclamations that declared …

VisitSanAntonio.com

The San Antonio Missions - UNESCO World Heritage Site<p>Welcome! • ようこそ • 欢迎 • Willkommen! • ¡Bienvenido! • ¡Bienvenue!<p>In the 18th century, Spanish …

Battle of Gettysburg ends - Jul 03, 1863

On the third day of the Battle of Gettysburg, Confederate General Robert E. Lee’s last attempt at breaking the Union line ends in disastrous failure, …

War

'My Brother! My Dear Brother': The Extraordinary Encounter of an Irish Redcoat & Rebel During the War of Independence

<b>The 4th of July is Independence Day in the United States, marking the adoption of the Declaration of Independence by the Continental Congress on 4th</b> …

13 Profound Pieces of Art Tell The Story of America: Where We've Been and Where We're Heading

1. On Christmas Day, 1776, General Washington planned a sneak attack against enemy forces. It was a crucial turning point in the Revolutionary …

Opinion: Unregulated Technology Threatens Americans' Right to Privacy

Technological innovation is inevitable, but abuse of new technology isn't.<p>Orwell's 1984 surveillance state has arrived. By scanning identifying …