Black History

How Frederick Douglass Challenged the Hypocrisy of Independence Day

Frederick Douglass often challenged the hypocrisy of Independent’s Day in speeches. […read more]

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Standing on the other Side of an Equal Sign

By Lee A. Daniels NNPA Columnist For decades now, July 4th has always compelled in me to reconsider, and more deeply appreciate, Frederick Douglass’ famous oration of 1852. Of course, that’s the one, given before an audience heavily but not completely comprised of White abolitionists in Read More