Saturday, November 16, 2019

Tag: Enslaved Africans Georgetown University

Enslaved Black People Helped Build America’s Top...

The colleges and universities of America are emerging as a battleground in the fight for racial justice, and the struggle to reclaim history and...

The Auction of 272 Enslaved Africans Saved...

Georgetown is yet another university that has had to come to terms with its dark past. During a financial crisis that threatened the existence of...

Students Successfully Pressure Georgetown to Rename Two...

Georgetown University is taking steps to address some uncomfortable aspects of its past. Georgetown students have pressured the university to acknowledge it was built...