Black women's experiences in the suffrage movement show that the Nineteenth Amendment marked one event in the fight for the vote, not an endpoint.
Grant’s presidency is often overlooked, but his accomplishments around civil rights are getting more consideration from historians.
Jazz, King declared, was the ability to take the “hardest realities of life and put them into music, only to come out with some new hope or sense of triumph.”
This non-exhaustive list of readings in African American Studies highlights the vibrant history of the discipline and introduces the field.
Jane Addams, a leading Victorian-era reformer, believed dance halls were “one of the great pitfalls of the city.”