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The Gilder Lehrman Center for the Study of Slavery, Resistance, and Abolition, a part of the Whitney and Betty MacMillan Center for International and Area Studies at Yale, is dedicated to the investigation and dissemination of knowledge concerning all aspects of chattel slavery and its destruction. The GLC’s activities include:

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August 31, 2015
Donald Trump Is… 13 historians scour the past for Trumpian precedents. By POLITICO Magazine Is Donald Trump truly one of a kind—a sui generis sensation in U.S....
August 10, 2015
New Haven, Conn.— Yale University’s Gilder Lehrman Center for the Study of Slavery, Resistance, and Abolition, has announced the finalists for the Seventeenth Annual...
June 24, 2015
The South Shall Not Rise Again IT’S NOT OVER 06.24.15   Michael Tomasky The Daily Beast   The North has the money and the culture, but the South has defined the limits of...