Tagged With Slavery

Ta-Nehisi Coates ripped into Mitch McConnell during congressional testimony where he made the case for reparations for the descendants of slaves


Thousands of North Korean women are being forced into sexual slavery in China, rights group says


Ancestry.com apologised for a commercial featuring what appears to be an enslaved black woman running away with a white man



11 facts you learned about US history that are false


Georgetown students voted overwhelmingly to increase their own tuition to create a reparations fund for descendants of slaves the university sold in 1838


Cory Booker introduced a Senate bill to research reparations, taking the lead on an increasingly important issue for 2020 Democrats



Bernie Sanders' campaign rebukes Julian Castro's criticism about slavery reparations, says anyone who claims to have a 'magic bullet' is 'lying'


Bernie Sanders when asked about reparations says there are 'better ways' to help people than 'writing out a check'


A school district apologised for a homework assignment that instructed students to pretend that their 'family owns slaves'


A man descended from slaves took a DNA test and learned he was an African prince


Fifth graders were reportedly made to pick cotton and sing a slave song on a Black History Month field trip


'We were afraid to hope': Michelle Obama reveals she didn't expect Barack to win the presidency



1 in 10 North Koreans are forced into modern day slavery, human-rights study estimates


An eccentric tech investor and self-help guru has a wild, controversial idea to solve one of America's biggest problems that he thinks could turn you into a billionaire


Why no one can agree where the South really is


North Korean slaves found working abroad where they 'give up being human' to prop up Kim Jong Un's life of luxury



All the bad news Theresa May's government just tried to bury


Theresa May accuses Facebook of helping terrorists, child abusers, and slave traders


Mississippi could become the first US state to have 2 official flags because of a dispute over the Confederacy


Roy Moore once called for eliminating 17 amendments --  including the ones that allow women and black people to vote