US Archives to Display Emancipation Proclamation
The document will be on display to mark Black History Month.
United Nations Honors Victims of Slavery
March 25 is observed in memory of slavery's victims.
Watch Meeting: Dec. 31st 1862 - Waiting for the Hour
Why this painting is important to Obama.
Commentary: Let's Not Lose Focus on Justice
We must drill down into the issue of race and incarceration.
Obama Marks 150th Anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation
Lincoln declared slaves in the South free on Jan. 1, 1863.