Two men were convicted in 1859 of violating the Fugitive Slave Act. They had rescued a runaway slave from slave hunters in Ohio, one of the small acts of resistance that led to the Civil War.
Survey shows Zimbabwean policy makers need not fear a public backlash if they choose to abolition of the death penalty.
A growing roll call of books, films and television shows are focusing on the legacy of slavery.
Robert Sobukwe developed the philosophy of African nationalism to even higher intellectual heights. The lesson for humanity was his ideological stand that there is only one race - the human race.