"The National Museum of African American History and Culture will be a place where all Americans can learn about the richness and diversity of the African American experience, what it means to their lives and how it helped us shape this nation. A place that transcends the boundaries of race and culture that divide us, and becomes a lens into a story that unites us all. Construction of the NMAAHC building will begin on the Mall in 2012 and will be completed in 2015. Until then, we invite you to visit our gallery located on the second floor of the National Museum of American History."
"A 2012 report analyzing segregation trends in the nation’s public schools. This report suggests a number of specific ways to reverse the trends toward deepening resegregation and educational inequalities. Two related but smaller reports provide a special focus on the South and the West, the two most racially diverse regions in the country."
June 29, 2008 - The U.S. House of Representatives issued an apology to black Americans for the wrongs committed against them and their ancestors who suffered under slavery and Jim Crow segregation laws. Click link for text of H. Res. 194.
"The 2008 edition, "Given Half a Chance: The Schott 50 State Report on Public Education and Black Males," details the drastic range of outcomes for Black males, especially the tragic results in many of the nation’s biggest cities."