Isaac and Rosa 1863. Rosa is mixed race ancestry. Both were former slaves. Historic photos of "white" slaves.Children rescued from slavery were shown on these cards to elicit sympathy and support for the anti-slavery movement.

1863 REBECCA HUGER, 11 yrs old, a Slave in Her Fathers House. In appearance she is white. No trace of Negro blood. Her Grandmother & Mother Lived in New Orleans and were "Intelligent MULATTOS".

Did you know that in late 18th century Louisiana, black and multiracial women were ordered to cover their hair in public?

Susie King Taylor: first African American army nurse; the only African American woman to publish a memoir of her wartime experiences; also the first African American to teach openly in a school for former slaves in Georgia.

white slaves - it's a shame this isn't taught in schools - seems racist NOT to.

LEST WE FORGET..Slave owners forced slaves to NURSE their children and babies during slavery! Yes, it's a fact...Now, in 2013, we have a story of a 'father' who doesn't want black RN's to even TOUCH his child...This photo depicts ~ An African mother and slave, presumably wet-nursing for a white master’s baby while her own child goes without..

Lepa Svetozara Radić (1925–1943) was a partisan executed at the age of 17 for shooting at German soldiers during WW2. As her captors tied the noose around her neck, they offered her a way out of the gallows by revealing her comrades and leaders identities. She responded that she was not a traitor to her people and they would reveal themselves when they avenged her death. She was the youngest winner of the Order of the People's Hero of Yugoslavia, awarded in 1951.

Sarah “Sally” Hemings was a mixed race slave owned by Thomas Jefferson. Several of Jefferson’s household slaves were the grown children of his father-in-law John Wayles and the enslaved woman Betty Hemings, who were brought to the marriage by Jefferson’s wife. In turn, the widower Jefferson had a long relationship with Wayle’s and Betty’s daughter Sally Hemings. She was much younger than Jefferson, an enslaved woman who was mostly of white ancestry and half-sister to his late wife.

The Lebensborn project was one of most secret and terrifying Nazi projects

June 20, 1943 "In Detroit, this very day marks the beginning of a violent, race-fueled riot that lasted for days and left dozens dead and countless others injured. Of the persons killed, 25 were African American and 17 of that group were struck down by police officers." http://newsone.com/2605677/detroit-race-riot-1943/

This strange image is just one of "40 Black & White Photos That Cannot Be Explained" There are many more at Buzzfeed: http://www.buzzfeed.com/mjs538/old-photos-that-need-more-information#

The nurses behind the Nazi 'Super Race Children': Inside the Aryan breeding wards where boys and girls were given UV treatment if their hair turned brown

Historic Photographs Of "White" Slaves. Emancipated slaves from New Orleans , rescued by Colonel George H. Hanks.

Louisiana Creole People | Louisiana Creole Family

This picture shows children who have been subjected to medical experiments at Auschwitz. Note how not a single one is crying. The stoic dignity with which the Jews of the Holocaust went to their deaths rightly shamed their murderers.

A well nourished Sudanese man steals maize from a starving child during a food distribution at Medecins Sans Frontieres feeding centre at Ajiep, southern Sudan, in 1998. Why didn't anyone stop him? Why?

Beautiful portrait of a father and his three children. The informal pose is unusual for that time period. And yet it shows the love of this father who doesn't mind getting down on the floor with his little ones. I love the way the boy is hugging his father from behind and the way the father is leaning into his girls, it displays such tenderness. Glasgow, Scotland. ca. 1867

Einstein, when he arrived in America, was shocked at how Black Americans were treated. “There is separation of colored people from white people in the United States," he said. "That separation is not a disease of colored people. It is a disease of white people. And, I do not intend to be quiet about it.” And, he wasn't.

Mary Ellen Wilson (1864–1956) or sometimes Mary Ellen McCormack was an American whose case of child abuse led to the creation of the New York Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children. As an eight-year old, she was severely abused by her foster parents, Francis and Mary Connolly.