A new book, Ebony and Ivy: Race, Slavery and the Troubled History of America’s Universities, explores a somewhat shameful topic.
Chris reviews President Obama’s speech from the Democratic National Convention. He gets final reports from Charlotte from CBS 3′s Chris May and Breitbart TV’s Larry O’Connor. He also talks to Steve Cordasco on Finance Friday and previews the Eagles season opener with CBS 3′s Beasley Reece.
Railroads have been described as critical to our nation’s expansion into a world power but also played a dual role in the war that could have destroyed it.
“Free! Great Escapes on the Underground Railroad” is a collection of 12 remarkable tales about slaves taking extraordinary steps to escape to freedom.