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Tag Archives: American History
Film celebrates the couple whose Supreme Court case overturned laws against mixed marriages.
If she doesn’t it could cost her the election.
White Slavery Denial, Taki's Magazine
White privilege? What about the slavery suffered by whites–in America.
Worshiping the ground blacks walked on.
400,000-square-foot museum opens this September.
Cannes: Interracial Marriage Drama ‘Loving’ Throws Hat in Oscar Ring, Hollywood Reporter
Film dramatizes the plaintiffs in Loving v. Virginia.
Museum curator “is in talks with Black Lives Matter” to make this happen.
School will keep the name to “teach and confront the history of slavery in the U.S.”
The musical’s fans are all incoherent in different ways.
He says “maybe we do the $2 bill” for Tubman.
Conservative outrage prompted changes in what would have been an anti-white curriculum.
Show intentionally casts non-whites as America’s founders.
An Alternative Black History Month, Wall Street Journal
Jason Riley says Black History Month is too “politically useful” to be retired.
Gov. Markell Signs Long-Awaited Slavery Apology, The News Journal
Delaware is the eighth state to apologize for slavery.
A World Without Black History, YouTube
MTV has curious ideas about the importance of blacks.
Peter Brimelow says the holiday has to go.
Things are not always as they seem.
The Riot Ideology, Reborn, City-Journal
Blacks want to free themselves from the tyranny of having a police force.
A Monument to MLK Will Crown Stone Mountain, Atlanta Journal-Constitution
The mountain is supposed to be a memorial only to the Confederacy.
A Tale of Two Dead White Males, City Journal
If liberals like you, you can still be a “racist.”
And a leftist one at that.
Donald Trump Doesn’t Need Latino Voters to Win, Washington Post
Policies that drive away Hispanics could attract blacks.
Ann Coulter schools more “experts.”
Black man calls for more political power for blacks.
DNA finally proves it.
Ann Coulter gives a history lesson to people who should know better.
Old white racists cannot be Democratic symbols.
50 Years After Watts: ‘There Is Still a Crisis in the Black Community’, Los Angeles Times
Rioting “failed to shift the racial power equation.”
And “all of their goddamn families.”
The White Protestant Roots of American Racism, New Republic
More reasons to feel bad about being white.
US Treasurer: “We’re engaging in a collaborative process to move the discussion forward.”
Blacks were less violent in the 1950s, when poverty and discrimination were much higher.
Refusing to acknowledge your own privilege is a form of discrimination.
Make the Confederacy’s Defeat a National Holiday, New Republic
“New Birth of Freedom Day” would have fireworks.
A Woman’s Place Is on the $20, New York Times
Columnist wants Andrew Jackson to give way to Rosa Parks.
In Selma, Barack Obama Defines America, Too, Time Magazine
“We’re the slaves who built the White House and the economy of the South.”
Selma to Montgomery, 30 Years Later, AR Classic Article
The history you won’t read in National Review.
How whites should teach their children about “white privilege.”
He called the Civil Rights Act “the nigger bill” when he was with Southerners.
Bratton: Police Made Worst Moments of Black History Possible, New York Observer
And this man is a police commissioner?
The Founders considered Islam an example of despotism.
When Americans Lynched Mexicans, New York Times
Rough justice wasn’t limited to the South. No mention of whites who were lynched.
Shame, CNS News
New book says blacks are to blame for their own shortcomings.