Topic: Emancipation Proclamation
US exceptionalism had largely been seen here as a messianic rationale for use of power by a nation assuming special prerogatives.
11/17/2008 12:00 am
04/09/2008 01:00 am
Working the sleeping car was one of the best jobs African Americans could get after the Civil War. Though it involved serving well-off whites, the Pullman Company helped create the first black middle class in America.
02/29/2008 12:00 am
Winter nights are perfect for cuddling up with books about past presidents.
02/15/2008 12:00 am
I hope my students will follow his admonition: Be a lawyer only if you can be honest.
02/12/2008 12:00 am
Abraham Lincoln’s difficult passage through the politics of race
02/06/2008 12:00 am
Two new books document Lincoln's difficult passage through the politics of race.
02/05/2008 12:00 am