civil war

Tennessee Statue Honoring Black Troops Unveiled Across The Street From Confederate Monument

The statue in downtown Franklin, Tenn., celebrates Black troops that served in the Civil War.

This Day in Black History: March 21, 1965

Civil rights demonstrators begin Alabama Freedom March.

Spike Lee Says If Trump Loses There ‘Could Be A Civil War’

“If it were up to him, I’d be singing Negro spirituals.”

Emperor Shields Tells Frederick Douglass He's Ready To Fight

The movie is based on a true story from the pre-Civil War.

Trump Doesn’t Know Why the Civil War Happened, But He Does Think Slave Owner Andrew Jackson Could Have Stopped It

"People don't ask..why was there a Civil War?"

Quentin Tarantino Says White Supremacy Will 'Finally' Be Dealt With in The Hateful Eight

The Civil War is the backdrop for his new film.

Sleuths Trace Fate of 1st Black Male Slave Freed By Lincoln

Historians have located the grave site of William Costley.

Activist Removes Confederate Flag From Monument

Black woman arrested by S.C. State Capitol police.

Son of Ex-Slave Who Fought in Union Army Dies at Age 97

Luke Martin Jr. died Sunday at his home in North Carolina.

Black Artist Uses Confederate Flag to Create Art

Leo Twiggs makes the white supremacy symbol his own.

This Day in Black History: July 14, 1953

George Washington Carver monument is dedicated.