Abraham Lincoln & Frederick Douglass: The Story Behind an American Friendship

Near the end of the Civil War, Frederick Douglass attended Abraham Lincoln’s second inaugural address. Wishing to congratulate Lincoln, Douglass approached the reception at the White House, where guards refused to let him enter
Russell Freedman
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Welcome to Learning for Justice—Formerly Teaching Tolerance!

Our work has evolved in the last 30 years, from reducing prejudice to tackling systemic injustice. So we’ve chosen a new name that better reflects that evolution: Learning for Justice.

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