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The Atlantic Slave Trade Continued Illegally in America Until the Civil War

The United States transatlantic slave trade wasn’t supposed to last all the way to the Civil War. And it wasn’t…

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8 Steps That Paved the Way to the Civil Rights Act of 1964

The Civil Rights Act of 1964 was landmark legislation that required decades of actions—and setbacks—to achieve. The Civil Rights Act…

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How the Tulsa Race Massacre Was Covered Up

A search for mass graves of the victims of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre highlights an event that had been…