Articles Related to CTTT Mission
Recent news articles related to CTTT mission:
2011 Freedom Riders. PBS American Experience
From May 6-16, 40 college students are joining original Freedom Riders in retracing the 1961 Rides from Washington, DC to New Orleans, LA. One of the students, Sarah Cheshire, is the niece of CTTT Community member Godfrey Cheshire. Out of hundreds of college students who submitted essays, Sarah, whose essay dealt with her family’s history as slave holders, was one of the 40 chosen to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Freedom Rides.
The Myth of Black Confederates Persists. The Root.
An American Tragedy. New York Times.
An op-ed about the Civil War by Ed Ball, author of Slaves in the Family.
Conflicts Acoustic Shadows. New York Times
An op-ed about the Civil War by Ken Burns.
Brown University president addresses U.N. forum on slavery. The Providence Journal.