Most of us who know anything about American history in reference to Blacks in this country are familiar with the infamous ‘One Drop Rule’. The… 1,088 more words
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Flag of the Know Nothing Party
“The segregation laws in your country and the anti-Semitic laws in mine, are they not just a difference of degree? 1,441 more words
AG Holder to Ron Johnson: We’re coming after the FPD, Brother, and your hands had better be clean.
Aug. 20, 2014 file photo, Attorney General Eric Holder talks with Capt. 103 more words
Zora Neale Hurston and Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings seem destined to have grown close. Both women wrote about the landscape and communities of their beloved Florida, and they each achieved fame in the 1930s when Hurston was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship and Rawlings won the Pulitzer Prize. 681 more words