Frederick Douglass—conceived by rape and born into slavery 199 years ago this month—escaped bondage to become a leading abolitionist, writer, statesman and the most photographed American of the 19th Century.
Video and Media Links from Press Conference on Jan 9, 2017
Special Thank you to Family Research Council for the Facebook Live video. Below this video you can find a list of the various media links that covered the event. The
Leaders of the Frederick Douglass Foundation Support Senator Sessions
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Leaders of the Frederick Douglass Foundation Support Senator Sessions Black Pastors Will Hold Press Conference in Support of Senator Sessions for US Attorney General. Washington, DC –
A Letter from the Chairman: This Year has been….UNBELIEVABLE!
UNBELIEVABLE! That is the best word to describe the Douglass Leadership Institute’s staff as we reflect on the success of our ‘Turning the Tide’ initiative, which exceeded all our expectations.
Why I find the black community’s response to Trump’s election a little embarrassing
By Jeremy Hunt – Published November 19, 2016 – FoxNews.com My father grew up in Atlanta during the late 60s and 70s surrounded by fellow blacks. From elementary school to Howard University,
As a black man, I’ve suffered microaggressions. I shouldn’t talk about them.
Reprinted from the Washington Post Focusing on small slights obscures the bigger issues in African American communities. by JeremyHunt “Hunt isn’t one of us.” Rico, a black friend of mine,