Daily Archives: February 24, 2019

To Graduate From Harvard

Harvard University

Published on May 20, 2014

Ever imagined what it might be like to graduate from Harvard? In this video, you can walk in the footsteps of a graduating senior on Commencement Day, from breakfast with the House Masters and the procession through Harvard Yard, to a behind-the-scenes vantage point at Tercentenary Theatre.

Slavery: Not Forgiven, Never Forgotten – The Most Powerful Slave Narratives, Historical Documents & Influential Novels

This carefully crafted ebook: “Slavery: Not Forgiven, Never Forgotten” is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents:

Narrative of Frederick Douglass
12 Years a Slave
The Underground Railroad
Up From Slavery
Willie Lynch Letter
Confessions of Nat Turner
Narrative of Sojourner Truth
Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl
History of Mary Prince
Running a Thousand Miles for Freedom
Thirty Years a Slave
Narrative of the Life of J. D. Green
The Life of Olaudah Equiano
Behind The Scenes
Harriet: The Moses of Her People
Father Henson’s Story of His Own Life
50 Years in Chains
Twenty-Two Years a Slave and Forty Years a Freeman
Narrative of the Life and Adventures of Henry Bibb
Narrative of William W. Brown, a Fugitive Slave
Story of Mattie J. Jackson
A Slave Girl’s Story
From the Darkness Cometh the Light
Narrative of the Life of Moses Grandy
Narrative of Joanna
Narrative of the Life of Henry Box Brown, Who Escaped in a 3×2 Feet Box
Memoir and Poems of Phillis Wheatley
Buried Alive (Behind Prison Walls) For a Quarter of a Century
Sketches of the Life of Joseph Mountain
Uncle Tom’s Cabin
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
Heroic Slave
Slavery’s Pleasant Homes
Our Nig
Marrow of Tradition
Autobiography of an Ex-Colored Man
A Fool’s Errand
Bricks Without Straw
Imperium in Imperio
The Hindered Hand
Historical Documents
The History of Abolition of African Slave-Trade
History of American Abolitionism
Pictures of Slavery in Church and State
Life, Last Words and Dying Speech of Stephen Smith Who Was Executed for Burglary
Report on Charge of Aiding and Abetting in the Rescue of a Fugitive Slave
Southern Horrors: Lynch Law in All Its Phases
Duty of Disobedience to the Fugitive Slave Act
Emancipation Proclamation (1863)
Gettysburg Address
XIII Amendment to the U.S. Constitution (1865)
Civil Rights Act of 1866
XIV Amendment to the U.S. Constitution (1868)
Reconstruction Acts (1867-1868)

Russia FM: Russia, China are stabilizers in world affairs

Turbulence in the World Order

Published on Feb 24, 2019

The world is at a crossroads regarding unilateralism and multilateralism, confrontation and dialogue, closure and openness. As the global governance system is facing challenges and uncertainties due to the U.S. receding from its leadership, turbulence, conflicts of interest are inevitable. What does a widening gap across the Atlantic Ocean mean to the world? And how is China positioning itself and its identity in world affairs today?

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Sea level rise is so much more than melting ice

Verge Science

Published on Oct 2, 2018

While researching climate change, we heard something confusing: the sea level in New York City is rising about one and a half times faster than the global average. We couldn’t figure out what that meant. Isn’t the sea level…flat? So we called up an expert and went down the rabbit hole. And, we did our best to visualize her truly bizarre answers with animations, dioramas, and a lot of melting ice.