Second Boer War - Paul Kruger, leader of the South African Republic, (Transvaal), issued an ultimatum of withdrawal in response to the British ultimatum by Joseph Chamberlain for uitlander rights, which escalated the situation to a state of war
From 1865 to 1872, the Freedmen’s Bureau helped tens of thousands of freed slaves build new lives, while documenting nearly every aspect of the post-Civil War experience. As a result, the Freedmen’s Bureau records are among the most valuable sources of information on African American genealogy. #DiscoverFreedmen
Failed 'War On Drugs' Is The Jim Crow Law Of Our Time. '3 Strikes Law', Mass Incarceration & For-Profit Prisons Has Decimated African American, Poor Caucasian & All Minority Families Combined. Enough Is Enough. #EndProhibition!