‘Flowers For Moses Cemetery’: Community Fights Desecration Of African Cemetery

By Popular Resistance. -

Bethesda, MD - Tucked behind a McDonalds on River Road, a major thoroughfare, is a deep pit, the site of an African cemetery that is being desecrated to build a self-storage facility. For four [...]

History: June 19, 1865 ‘Juneteenth Emancipation Day’

By Zinn Education Project. -

Any bright high schooler or Constitutional law expert would say that African Americans were formally liberated when the Georgia legislature ratified the 13th Amendment on December 6, 1865, [...]