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American Revolution and the Fate of the British Empire
Andrew O’Shaughnessy, author of The Men who Lost America: British Leadership, the American Revolution, and the Fate of the Empire, talked about the role played by British military leaders in the U.S. Revolutionary War. He spoke about General Henry Clinton who served briefly as Commander-in-Chief of the British army. General Clinton’s defeat at the Battle of Sullivan’s Island in January 1776 marked the first time during the war that American troops successfully defended against a British sea and land invasion.240 views
Tavis Smiley Black Agenda Forum
Participants spoke about the state of the black union at an event titled “We Count! The Black Agenda Is the American Agenda.” They focused on challenges facing the African-American community and the nation, the question of whether America was in a “post-racial” era after the election of President Barack Obama, and the future of race relations. They also responded to questions from the audience.14,725 views
Portions of Minister Farrakhan’s remarks were lost due to technical difficulties.