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NORTHAMPTON — In Florence’s Park Street Cemetery, some gravestones are well over 100 years old, and their age shows. Basil Dorsey’s marble...

In the 1840s, a unique community grew up in a rural, mostly unsettled part of Northampton: a mix of white and African American families and...

Bassist Avery Sharpe has been playing and composing music for years, touring and recording with jazz greats like McCoy Tyner, Dizzy Gillespie...

In a time when even supposedly liberal Democrats can be found wearing blackface or KKK robes, when American history textbooks use the word “bondman...



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