Frederick Douglass

Emperor Shields Tells Frederick Douglass He's Ready To Fight

The movie is based on a true story from the pre-Civil War.
02/18/2020

'Name One Thing Frederick Douglass Did': People Go In on President Trump for His Un-Inspired and Ignorant Black History Month Speech

It's clear the POTUS knows nothing about Frederick Douglass.
02/01/2017

This Day in Black History: Sept. 3, 1838

Frederick Douglass became an abolitionist in Massachusetts.
08/27/2014

This Day in Black History: Aug. 12, 1922

Frederick Douglass' home becomes a national museum.
08/12/2014

This Day in Black History: July 5, 1852

Frederick Douglass gives iconic anti-slavery speech.
07/05/2014

Photo of the Day: A Capitol Homecoming for Frederick Douglass

Bronze statue of Douglass unveiled in the U.S. Capitol.
06/19/2013

CPAC Attendee Says Slavery Was Good for Blacks

Scott Terry defends segregation at the conservative summit.
03/18/2013

This Day in Black History: Feb. 16, 1874

Frederick Douglass elected president of Freedman's bank.
02/16/2013