The Whitney Plantation

There are many plantations in Louisiana, but the Whitney Plantation is unique among them. It is the only plantation tour told by African Ame…

Music Impact

The musical contribution of Louisiana’s African American community is rich in history. The culture of Louisiana itself is in large part tied…

Georgetown University Slaves

The money used to found Georgetown University was raised by selling Louisiana slaves in to forced labor. Now, the University seeks to make a…

Upstate New York Underground Railroad

The Underground Railroad and how slaves move thru the northeast and made their way to Oswego, NY to take ships to Kingston, Ontario. The Bri…

Barbecue Sauce with a Side of Solidarity

Deep in the Arkansas Delta, a poor area with an extensive history of slavery and sharecropping, you’ll find a tiny restaurant that dates bac…