Democrats, once Party of Slavery, has Much to Prove During Convention Week

Actress Kerry Washington will be among the celebrities highlighting the Democratic National Convention this week as blacks must be swayed to return to high voter turnout numbers as displayed in 2008 and 2012 (Photo Credit: NBC News)

Daily Democratic National Covention Opinion Coverage in Sepia

Monday, August 17, 2020

The democratic party infamously came to prominence in American politics on the wrong side of history in support of slavery. Before the Civil War, the party was decidedly pro-slavery, and favoring those states wanting to embrace…