Oney Judge, enslaved by George Washington, made a great escape — and history | Michael Coard
This is a story that every American should know. And it's a movie Hollywood should make right now.
Brown v. Bd of Ed never really overturned Plessy | Michael Coard
America won’t be serious until it destroys its inherent and systemic racism.
Kenyatta Johnson, like many Black pols, is victim of racist selective prosecution | Michael Coard
When the racist, selective prosecution of Black elected officials began in 1868, it was wrong. It's still wrong today.
Slavery never really ended because the 13th Amendment still allows it | Michael Coard
People think the 13th Amendment repealed slavery. It didn't. It just created slavery by another name.
Happy 107th birthday Cecil B. Moore: The perfect role model for Black attorneys | Michael Coard
All Black attorneys know how systemically racist America is - Cecil Moore knew it, and did something about it.
Ketanji Brown Jackson is proof all judges should be Black women | Michael Coard
If white men are the disease of America in terms of racism, misogyny, homophobia, the obvious cure is a Black woman.
Marking a shameful anniversary & the U.S. Supreme Court’s racist failure | Michael Coard
180 years ago, the highest court in the land ordered a free Black woman and her children back into slavery. And Pa. played a role.
Happy 185th birthday to Cheyney University: America’s first HBCU | Michael Coard
The Philadelphia institution celebrates on Feb. 25. It's not getting older - it's getting better.
Lawyer Robert Morris fought — sometimes physically — to free the enslaved | Michael Coard
Morris wasn't the nation's first Black lawyer -- but he left a big mark on history.
Black History Month is world history every day | Michael Coard
Africa is the cradle of humankind. And it is also the cradle of civilization.
From critical race theory to voting rights, America’s just as racist as ever | Michael Coard
We can’t stop racist white Americans from being racist. But we can stop them from being politically powerful racist white Americans.
From the grave, MLK’s telling white folks ‘Stop it, just stop it’ | Michael Coard
Dr. King was more than that 'I Have a Dream' speech. Much more.