In December 1865, the first postwar Congress convened in Washington, D.C. With Black Southerners still facing rampant violence and discrimination, the Republican majority blocked the former Confederate states from rejoining the Union.
Determined to protect Black rights and curb the power of...
June 5, 1968. At a campaign stop in Los Angeles,
US senator and presidential candidate Robert Kennedy is assassinated.
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