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The Modern Abolitionist Movement: Putting An End To Sex Slavery In America

The Modern Abolitionist Movement: Putting An End To Sex Slavery In America

05.18.2011
Sex trafficking exists within the broader commercial sex trade, often at much higher rates than most people realize or understand.

The 150th Anniversary of the American Civil War: Our Legacy Considered

04.12.2011
The lessons of the abolitionist movement -- which ultimately galvanized a nation to the immorality of slavery, and profoundly influenced...
Rewriting <em>Huckleberry Finn</em> Twists Twain's Intentions

Rewriting Huckleberry Finn Twists Twain's Intentions

01. 7.2011
Trendy "feel good" sentiments of modern political connectedness are purging Huckleberry Finn of the ugly truth that Mark Twain sought to...

Celebrating Emancipation on Juneteenth (VIDEO)

06.21.2010
On June 19, 1865, Union General Gordon Granger informed slaves in the area from the Gulf of Mexico to Galveston, Texas, that they were...

Fresh Ring for Freedom Day in D.C.

04.16.2010
Today marks Emancipation Day in DC. The holiday commemorates President Lincoln's signing of the law in 1862 that paid for the liberation...

The Emancipation Proclamation of 2010

01.20.2010
The basic facts about modern day slavery are startling, as human trafficking generates a minimum of $32 billion annually in profits, second...

Obama's Lincolnesque Nobel Peace Prize

12.11.2009
Lincoln is Obama's professed ideal. We remember Lincoln today from civics lessons and the monument in Washington, but the historical reality...
Lincoln's Other Legacy

Lincoln's Other Legacy

04.10.2009
Lincoln signed The Emancipation Proclamation and in so doing he saved the nation. But he also gave us the rationale for American racism....
President Obama: Sign New Emancipation Proclamation to Free Us From Debt Slavery and Free-up the Economy

President Obama: Sign New Emancipation Proclamation to Free Us From Debt Slavery and Free-up the Economy

02.13.2009
Mr. President, help us create "a more perfect Union" from the "bottom-up." You can be the Lincoln of our times and free us from the greed...
How We Will Feel if Obama Wins

How We Will Feel if Obama Wins

10.27.2008
On Nov. 5, if Obama is the president-elect, I think most people -- regardless of their party or ideology -- will take pride in the fact...