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Miss. gov says Confederacy flap not worth 'diddly'
Miss. gov says Confederacy flap not worth 'diddly'...


Va. Governor McDonnell Discusses Confederacy, Felons' Rights, Condoms
President Obama to eulogize Dorothy Height....


Ku Klux Klan Leader's Monument Draws Ire of Alabama Residents
A monument built to honor Confederate general, slave owner and Ku Klux Klan grand wizard Nathan Bed...


This Day in Black History: July 30, 1863
Abraham Lincoln issued an order warning that Union soldiers would shoot one Confederate prisoner fo...


Removing Monuments to Racist Past Is Often a Challenging Job
In Georgia, Black elected officials led a successful movement to remove a statue from the state cap...


Florida School Named for KKK Leaders Will Get a New One
Many African-Americans in Jacksonville objected to a largely Black school being named after a Confe...


Group Puts Confederate Flag on Ga. Specialty Tag
Georgia officials have once again approved a specialty license plate featuring the Confederate batt...


Lupita Nyong'o Seeks Va. Slave-Trade Preservation
The award-winning actress has joined a campaign opposing development in Shockoe Bottom, a once-thri...


More African-Americans Are Heading South
Blacks are moving back to, or for first time into, the states of the former Confederacy that they a...


N.C. Senate Weighs Reconstruction Governor's Pardon
North Carolina's lawmakers are deciding whether to pass judgment on a decision by their Reconstruct...


Haley Barbour's Race Problem
License plate issue is just latest in Mississippi's governor's missteps....


Commentary: Did Anyone Expect Coach Mike Brown to Win in Cleveland?
Blame Cavaliers owner for hiring twice a lousy coach he shouldn’t have rehired in the first place....


Commentary: Larry Bird, Bad Deals and The Pacers’ Title Hopes
Indiana doesn't look like a team ready to take on the Miami Heat....


Florida One Step Closer to Confederate Flag License Plates
Rebel Flag Tags in Florida?...


Some HBCUs Hotbeds of Terrorism?
Is the government going too far in a new report about HBCUs?...


Rick Perry Faces a Difficult Decision
Texas Gov. Rick Perry must appoint a member to the state's DMV, which is weighing whether to approv...


Jesse Helms’ Bitter Soul to be Laid to Rest
Posted July 7, 2008 – Former U.S. Sen. Jesse Helms, the North Carolina lawmaker who civil rights le...