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Historic American church set to integrate its slavery ties

US Boston Old North Church

AP The great contradiction of Boston’s Old North Church is that a site pivotal to the freedom of the nation is the same place where slave owners and traders once worshipped. Now, with a $US75,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities announced Tuesday, the foundation responsible for the preservation of the church campus […]

Mexican American religious life will be preserved in UCLA archive collection

Religion Archive1

Los Angeles, USRNS The UCLA Chicano Studies Research Center archives Mexican American life before, during and after the Chicano Movement. These collections give insight to Mexican American leaders in the 1940s and ’50s and those who participated in the civil rights movement that advocated for voting and political rights in the ’60s. It also tracks […]