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The Abolitionists

Controversial Spokesperson Makes Historically Fuzzy Claim About Slavery

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 01.22.2013 | Religion

American Family Association spokesman Bryan Fischer made a generalization about the end of slavery during his daily "Focal Point" broadcast on Friday,...

Will PBS Do What Django Couldn't?

Lauren Brown Jarvis | Posted 03.11.2013 | Black Voices
Lauren Brown Jarvis

I'm curious if PBS can do what Django couldn't, as in, get Spike Lee to watch The Abolitionists, a new docudrama. Many criticisms of recent films centered around slavery have noted the absence of the abolitionists. Mad props to PBS for giving abolitionists their long overdue shine.