Who powered the passage of the charter school amendment in Georgia? African-Americans who have been chronically denied good public schools….
By Douglas A. Blackmon One of the most striking results of the vote on Amendment 1, which was approved by Georgia voters on Tuesday and creates an independent commission to authorize public charter schools in the state, is the absolutely extraordinary level of support received from African-American voters. In the 20 Georgia counties where African-Americans [...]
Watch "Slavery by Another Name," The Documentary Film
Columbia University awarded its 93rd Annual Pulitzer Prize in the General Nonfiction category to “Slavery by Another Name: The Re-Enslavement of Black Americans from the Civil War to World War II,” by Douglas A. Blackmon (Doubleday).