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Gateway to Freedom

Gateway to Freedom is a revelatory look at a seminal chapter in American history: the rise of the underground railroad.

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Four stirring true stories of how people escaped slavery
Commemorate Black History Month with these odes to freedom.

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Obstacles on the path to equality
The African-American struggle continues in every corner of the nation, from small towns like Ferguson, Missouri, to the boroughs of New York. Thus, Black History Month arrives at a critical time in America. The question is: Can we learn from history? These selections shed new light on the black experience and offer perspectives on the often painful evolution of race relations in America.

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