April 12, 2011 Slavery was the Civil War's cause despite revisionists saying otherwise. Historian Adam Goodheart, who has a new book on the critical year of "1861" said he thinks part of the reason for that revisionism is the difficulty some Southerners have in believing their ancestors fought for slavery.
November 30, 2010 The 150th anniversary of the start of the American Civil War is nearly upon us and the battle over how to remember this traumatic struggle is still fresh in the air.
October 7, 2008 Host Michel Martin talks about TMM's recent trip to Rhode Island for a Freedom Festival, marking the bicentennial of slavery's end.
October 4, 2007 Abolitionists satirized slavery...
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