The woman, from Tamil Nadu, India, told the court the couple beat her multiple times and poured hot water on her.
The pop star posted an Instagram story in support of Spears during the ongoing legal fight over her conservatorship.
In "On Juneteenth," Gordon-Reed uses historical context and her personal background to explore how the celebration has influenced her life story.
"Forget the Alamo" concludes there are important parts of the Battle of the Alamo that have been left out of the event's narrative for generations.
Historians say racial unrest could challenge museums to confront America's true history, and that presents opportunity for Black-owned businesses.
Rep. Ralph Norman was one of 14 Republicans who voted against the new federal holiday commemorating the day enslaved Black people were told they were free.
The House vote came a day after the Senate passed the legislation. June 19 marks the day people who were enslaved in the US were emancipated.
The bill was only able to pass after Sen. Ron Johnson, a Wisconsin Republican, ended his efforts to unilaterally block it.
It's unclear what Murdoch's argument about the length of slavery in America has to do with anti-racist education.
Oscar-winner Barry Jenkins directed all 10 episodes of "The Underground Railroad," which is adapted from Colson Whitehead's novel.
"He's saying that ... we're far too fragile to be able to withstand the scrutiny of the truth," said 1619 creator Nikole Hannah-Jones of McConnell.
In 2019, Bobby Paul Edwards was sentenced to 10 years for coercing John Christopher Smith into 100 hours a week of unpaid labor for five years.
"If you're having a discussion on slavery, then you can talk about everything dealing with slavery, the good, the bad, the ugly," said state Rep. Ray Garofalo.
The White House confirmed last month that President Joe Biden continued to back a study of reparations for Black Americans.
The photos, taken in 1850 and used at the time to promote slavery, are believed to be the earliest known photos of enslaved people in the US.
The school district called the lesson "unacceptable" and has launched a formal investigation into it.
Herschel Walker said during a US House hearing that Black Americans should not receive reparations. “Reparations teach separation,” Walker argued. “Slavery ended over 130 years ago.” The Democratic-led House is poised to create a commission to study reparation proposals. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. The former […]