The Constitution recognized those held in servitude as persons, not property.
Peter C. Myers
Peter C. Myers is professor of political science at the University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire, and author of Our Only Star and Compass: Locke and the Struggle for Political Rationality (Rowman & Littlefield).
Articles by Peter C. Myers
We can never get enough race talk.
A review of Disintegration: The Splintering of Black America, by Eugene Robinson; Freedom is Not Enough: The Moynihan Report and Americaâ€™s Struggle over Black Family Life - LBJ to Obama, by Harold James; and Race, Wrongs, and Remedies: Group Justice in the 21st Century, by Amy L. Wax
The Age of White Guilt signifies only a peculiar extension of the Age of White Racism.
Frederick Douglass and the principles of the American founding.