by Thomas A. Foster
Sexual assault of enslaved men occurred systematically and in a wide variety of forms.
SOURCE: Washington Post
by Angie Maxwell
The often overlooked question that explains why discussion of a gender gap leads us astray.
Stephanie Jones-Rogers gives interview on how white women’s “investment” in slavery has shaped America today
The author of They Were Her Property: White Women as Slave Owners in the American South explains why white women were not bystanders to slavery.
SOURCE: Nursing Clio
by Jacqueline Mercier Allain
The reality is that women—white women in particular—are among today’s anti-choice movers and shakers.
A new history reveals that for female slaveholders, the business of human exploitation was just as profitable—and brutal—as it was for men.
- How the US stole thousands of Native American children
- A history of selling out the Kurds, people with 'no friends but the mountains'
- 9 Landmark Supreme Court Cases That Shaped LGBTQ Rights in America
- A newspaper accused the president’s family of profiting from a foreign deal. The president sued.
- Here are the indigenous people Christopher Columbus and his men could not annihilate
- Serhii Plokhii on Ukraine’s Political Frontiers
- ‘Return to the Reich’ Review: Refugee Redux
- Black Perspectives Announces Online Forum Honoring the Life and Work of Dr. Rosalyn Terborg-Penn
- It was the nation’s largest auction of enslaved people. Now, a search for descendants of the ‘weeping time.’
- Historians Jon Meacham, Mark Summers, Keri Leigh Merritt, Michael Ross, Brenda Wineapple, and Benjamin Railton Featured in Article on Andrew Johnson and Impeachment