Category: Political history


The KKK Didn’t Only Hang Blacks

Of the 4,800 lynchings/hangings, attributable to the KKK, 1,300 of their victims were white Republicans.  During reconstruction, the Republicans, often labeled “radical Republicans,” worked to restore the full rights of former slaves to include...


Do You Hate Republicans?

Can you not stand Republicans?  Maybe you believe they are racist or sexist?  Maybe you don’t like the history of their political party?  Were they the ones who tried to prevent women from getting...


The Democratic Party and Slavery

Knowing real, factual history is important. It means you are grounded in an understanding of America’s past, based on accurate historical data and facts and not a revisionist version. This video, by Vanderbilt University...