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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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April 1, 2016
YALE DAILY NEWS Luke Ciancarelli Apr 01, 2016 Contributing Reporter Five of America’s most prominent constitutional and reconstruction historians gathered yesterday evening...
March 31, 2016
TODAY - Akhil Amar, Tomiko Brown-Nagin, Eric Foner, Amy Dru Stanley, John Fabian Witt, and David Blight talk about the legacies of the 14th Amendment.