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Slaves returning from a cotton field in the American South, early 1860s.

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Slavery made the US wealthy, and racist policies since have blocked African American wealth-building. Can we calculate the economic damage?

Slavery made the US wealthy, and racist policies since have blocked African American wealth-building. Can we calculate the economic damage?

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History, this is FANTASTIC i wish i could hang this on my wall, what an amazing reminder of just how short black history is, and how far we have to go

History, this is FANTASTIC i wish i could hang this on my wall, what an amazing reminder of just how short black history is, and how far we have to go

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Juneteenth, also known as Freedom Day or Emancipation Day, is a holiday in the United States honoring African American heritage by commemorating the announcement of the abolition of slavery in the U.S. State of Texas in 1865. Celebrated on June 19, the term is a combination of June and nineteenth

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from Teachers Pay Teachers

History of African Amer. Music: Musical Journey-Civil War to 1970s (A GUIDE)

History of African American Music: Musical Journey From Coming to America to 1970s

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Harriet Tubman, an African-American abolitionist, humanitarian, and Union spy during the American Civil War. Born into slavery.

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the 1688 Germantown Quaker Petition Against Slavery was the first protest against African American slavery made by a religious body in the English colonies. Today, anyone who can access the internet can express their opinions, but this was not always easy. Petitions were often used to collect opinions together behind a cause.

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21 Facts About African-American Slave Narratives

Women's Slave Narratives

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