A Coup in North Carolina
How white supremacists overthrew Wilmington’s legally elected city government.
The Roots of Jim CrowHow the Supreme Court failed to protect Black Americans’ hard-won rights of citizenship during Reconstruction.
What Happened to the Plantations?How freedpeople pursued the dream of land ownership during Reconstruction, and how they were denied.
The Smearing of America’s First Black LegislatorsHow corrupt was politics in the Reconstruction era?
What It TakesThe freedmen and Radical Republicans who managed to win power in local governments during Reconstruction.