Henry Louis Gates Jr,

African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross – The Black Atlantic

The Black Atlantic explores the earliest Africans, both slave and free, who arrived in the New World. Through stories of individuals caught in the transatlantic slave trade, we trace the emergence of plantation slavery in the American South. The episode also looks at what that Era of Revolutions — American, French and Haitian — would mean for African Americans and for slavery in America.

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Libertarian Presidential candidate Gary Johnson speaks at the 2016 Politicon at the Pasadena Convention Center in Pasadena, California.

Court Denies Request To List Johnson As Libertarian In Ohio

Libertarian presidential nominee Gary Johnson will appear on the ballot but without his party’s affiliation in swing-state Ohio.

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Sadness, Loss and Great Beauty in Rodrigo's Concierto de Aranjuez

The most-loved of all guitar concertos has at its heart, music of great beauty and haunting emotions; sadness, regret and resignation are at the core of the second movement of the Concierto de Aranjuez of Spanish composer Joaquin Rodrigo. S…

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