Tracy Lynn Bunting

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An Open Letter to White People Who Are Upset Because Black Panther Is So Racist

Dear Chads and Beckys,<p>I admit that I have been reluctant to write this letter. It has nothing to do with my dislike for you or your people. In fact, …

Rush Limbaugh

What Kids Are Really Learning About Slavery

A new report finds that the topic is mistaught and often sentimentalized—and students are alarmingly misinformed as a result.<p>A class of middle-schoolers in Charlotte, North Carolina, was asked to cite “four reasons why Africans made good slaves.” Nine third-grade teachers in suburban Atlanta …

Teaching

The largest Protestant denomination just voted to stop displaying the Confederate flag

The latest push against the Confederate flag is coming from the pulpit.<p>On Tuesday, the US Southern Baptist Convention, the largest Protestant Christian denomination in the country,voted that members stop displaying the Confederate flag.<p>Black Texas pastor Dwight McKissic proposed the Confederate …

The False Promise of Black Political Representation

Record numbers of African Americans hold elective office, but the policy preferences of black voters remain unlikely to be enacted.<p>The recent unrest in Baltimore, Ferguson, and other cities is puzzling in one important respect. Unlike in earlier eras, when African Americans’ political exclusion …

Political Science

The Worst Massacre of Blacks by Whites in U.S. History--And the Lesson It Teaches Today

Copyright

Ku Klux Klan - Facts Summary

Founding of the Ku Klux Klan<p>A group including many former Confederate veterans founded the first branch of the Ku Klux Klan as a social club in …

Rosewood Massacre (1923) | The Black Past: Remembered and Reclaimed

The Burning of Rosewood<p>Image Ownership: Public Domain<p>On January 1, 1923 a massacre was carried out in the small, predominantly black town of Rosewood …

Black History

Black Wall Street

If anyone truly believes that the last April attack on the federal building in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma was the most tragic bombing ever to take place …

City Market Catacombs Tour

Discover the Secrets of City Market on Our Catacombs Tour<p>Indianapolis City Market and Indiana Landmarks stage tours of an unusual site usually hidden …

France