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Descendant of Enslaved People Can Sue Harvard Over Ancestors’ Photos, Massachusetts...

The Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Appeals Court recently ruled that a woman who claims to be a direct descendant of enslaved people can proceed with...

Virginia House Votes to Seek Slavery Reparations From Colleges

A bill passed by the Virginia House of Delegates last week aims to make five public colleges and universities in the state pay reparations...

University of Nebraska-Lincoln Database Documents Freedom Suits for Enslaved Persons

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) recently published an interactive online database that features records from over 500 court cases involving American enslaved persons who...