In one of the earliest examples of reparations, an ex-slave named Belinda petitioned the government and was granted an annuity.
What was it like to be one of the 186,017 African Americans who served in the Union Army during the Civil War?
The achievements of the Pullman Porter's Union were a significant civil rights victory for both U.S. labor and the civil liberties of African-Americans.
Ronald Reagan invoked Dr. King's legacy to fit with his larger political and rhetorical aims.
How a union built integrated affordable housing in early 1960s San Francisco.