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Segregated Churches, Segregated Lives: Religion, Race And Marriage

Segregated Churches, Segregated Lives: Religion, Race And Marriage | 13th amendment | Scoop.it
Believers played a major role in the civil rights movement, but the voluntary segregation still found in houses of worship on Sunday mornings appears to limit the likelihood non-Hispanic white Americans will date, much less marry, a black, Hispanic...
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Blacks Grow Beyond The 13th Amendment. - ThyBlackMan

Blacks Grow Beyond The 13th Amendment. - ThyBlackMan | 13th amendment | Scoop.it
Blacks Grow Beyond The 13th Amendment.
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The 13th Amendment (1863), signed to free slaves from the humiliation and degradation of physical enslavement. Mental freedoms still evade to many 13th-amendment Blacks in America.
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The 13th Amendment (1863), signed to free slaves from the humiliation and degradation of physical enslavement. Mental freedoms still evade to many 13th-amendment Blacks in America.

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Abraham Lincoln and the two 13th Amendments | Constitution Daily

Abraham Lincoln and the two 13th Amendments | Constitution Daily | 13th amendment | Scoop.it
“Lincoln,” directed by Steven Spielberg and written by Tony Kushner tells the story of Lincoln's cunning in the passage by the House of Representatives of the 13th Amendment. The film is set shortly after Lincoln's second ...
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The movie "Lincon" talks about the 13th amendment.

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Happy birthday, 13th Amendment! | Constitution Daily

Happy birthday, 13th Amendment! | Constitution Daily | 13th amendment | Scoop.it
Throughout 2012, we'll be celebrating the 225th anniversary of the Constitution. But the Constitution drafted and signed in 1787 was just the beginning–since then, “We the People” have amended the Constitution 27 times.
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Through 2012 we will be celebrating the 225th anniversary of the constitution.

"We the people" have amended the constitution 27 times.

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Emancipation Proclamation: The 13th Amendment - National ...

Emancipation Proclamation: The 13th Amendment - National ... | 13th amendment | Scoop.it
Joint Resolution Proposing the Thirteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution, 01/31/1865–01/31/1865; Enrolled Acts and Resolutions of Congress, 1789–2008; General Records of the United States Government, ...
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joint resolution proposing the thirteenth amendment.

 

 

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Spielberg's Upside-Down History: The Myth Of Lincoln And The 13th Amendment

Spielberg's Upside-Down History: The Myth Of Lincoln And The 13th Amendment | 13th amendment | Scoop.it

Steven Spielberg’s new movie, Lincoln, is said to be based on several chapters of the book Team of Rivals by Doris Kearns-Goodwin, who was a consultant to Spielberg. The main theme of the movie is how clever, manipulative, conniving, scheming, lying, and underhanded Lincoln supposedly was in using his "political skills" to get the Thirteenth Amendment that legally ended slavery through the U.S. House of Representatives in the last months of his life. This entire story is what Lerone Bennett, Jr. the longtime executive editor of Ebony magazine and author of Forced into Glory: Abraham Lincoln’s White Dream, calls a "pleasant fiction." It never happened.

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Connecticut Native Instrumental in Passage of the 13th Amendment - Patch.com

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Connecticut Native Instrumental in Passage of the 13th Amendment Patch.com This loss of Republican influence in the House would make passage of the 13th Amendment — which outlaws slavery and involuntary servitude — in the House very difficult, as...
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Connecticut Native Instrumental in Passage of the 13th Amendment Patch.com This loss of Republican influence in the House would make passage of the 13th Amendment — which outlaws slavery and involuntary servitude — in the House very difficult.

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Legal Theory Blog: Miller on Custom & the 13th Amendment

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Darrell A. H. Miller (University of Cincinnati College of Law) has posted The Thirteenth Amendment and the Regulation of Custom (Columbia Law Review, Vol. 112, No. 7, 2012) on SSRN. Here is the abstract: Custom is an ...
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Darrell A. H. Miller has posted The Thirteenth Amendment and the Regulation of Custom.

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The case of the missing 13th amendment to - Constitution Daily ...

The case of the missing 13th amendment to - Constitution Daily ... | 13th amendment | Scoop.it
A few years ago, a group of Iowa Republicans claimed the legitimate 13th Amendment to the Constitution was “missing.” The debate is part of an historical detective story with some surprising twists that is still taking place.
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a group of republicans claimed the legitimate 13th amendment was "missing."

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13th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution: Abolition of Slavery

13th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution: Abolition of Slavery | 13th amendment | Scoop.it
Americas Historical Documents -- Abolition of Slavery
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