abolition

Tuckered Out: Let’s Correct the Record on the History of Slavery and Abolition by Patrick Rael

The contemporary moment is witnessing a disgraceful outpouring of violent racism, emboldened by an erratic President who has made the White House a bully pulpit for white supremacy. As disheartening as this is, it is occasioning an extraordinary amount of history… Continue Reading Tuckered Out: Let’s Correct the Record on the History of Slavery and Abolition by Patrick Rael

“Out of Pure Patriotism I Have Taken Up This Service”: Political Refugees in the American Civil War by Heléna Tóth

We are currently living through what could well be considered the worst refugee crisis since the Second World War. With over sixty-five million forcibly displaced people worldwide, the question arises how the history of political refugees can inform current policy-making… Continue Reading “Out of Pure Patriotism I Have Taken Up This Service”: Political Refugees in the American Civil War by Heléna Tóth