Liberia was named for liberty and founded by free American Blacks, but the struggle between the indigenous peoples and the colonizers created tensions that laid the ground for tribal war.Learn more.
Lesson Plan: Liberia and the U.S.: Historic Ties and Policy Decisions
In the span of 180 years, the relationship of the United States to Liberia has gone from one of parental nurturing to one of self-interested assistance to one of increasing disengagement.Learn more.
Lesson Plan: Private Profits and Public Policies
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