The Fire of Freedom http://publicradioeast.org en The Fire of Freedom: Abraham Galloway & the Slave's Civil War - David Cecelski http://publicradioeast.org/post/fire-freedom-abraham-galloway-slaves-civil-war-david-cecelski <p></p><p>INTRO – Winston Churchill is believed the source for the observation that “History is written by the victors.” The life… and subsequent disappearance from history… of a North Carolina-born slave and abolitionist illustrates the truth behind that remark. George Olsen has more.</p><p></p> Wed, 16 Jan 2013 16:10:26 +0000 George Olsen 5087 at http://publicradioeast.org The Fire of Freedom: Abraham Galloway & the Slave's Civil War - David Cecelski The Down East Journal (01/04/13) http://publicradioeast.org/post/down-east-journal-010413 <p>This week on the Down East Journal, Abraham Galloway was one of the first three African-Americans elected to the state legislature, but a new book by a Craven County native contends his importance extends far beyond that political first. And, after three years of renovations, the Bodie Island Lighthouse will open to the public for the very first time.</p><p></p> Mon, 14 Jan 2013 16:24:37 +0000 Jared Brumbaugh 4898 at http://publicradioeast.org