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

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Report: In 2016, a Christian Was Killed Somewhere in the World Every Six Minutes | ncregister.com

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The Devils love making mockery of us...soon some black devil will have this on,because a negro will do anything for money.In their sick mind Master is right.

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Today in Black History, 10/17/2013 - Jupiter Hammon was the first African American published writer in America. For more info, check out today's notes!

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Slavery... has many different forms all are rooted in the illusion of so called "money". Do the research. Always Follow the Money. A paper trail never fails.

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Henry Ossian Flipper 1856-1940 born into slavery in Georgia. He was an American soldier, in 1877 he was the first African American to graduate from the United States Military Academy at West Point. Also earned 2nd lieutenant in US Army. He was the first non white to lead Buffalo Soldiers of the 10th cavalry. He was pardoned by president Bill Clinton in 1999.

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PBS now has three different educational games to help students experience history; one for Rev War, one for the Underground Railroad, and a new one about Native Americans

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The Map That Lincoln Used to See the Reach of Slavery

The Map That Lincoln Used to See the Reach of Slavery. "Map showing the distribution of the slave population of the Suthern states of the United States. Compiled from the census of 1860. Drawn by E. Hergesheimer. Engr. by Th. Leonhardt." Library of Congress, American Memory Map Collections

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ANN J. EDWARDS, 81, was BORN A SLAVE. "I shall soon go to meet my Maker, with the satisfaction of having done my duty—first, to my race, second, to mankind." circa 1937. (Can any of us say that today?)

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DRED SCOTT, an Enslaved person, taken by his Master from a Slave State, into a "Free Territory", filed a suite claiming that because he had lived on 'free soil' he was entitled to his Freedom. Though the Supreme Court ruled against Scott citing that people of African descent and their descendants were not protected by the Constitution and could never be citizens and thus could not sue in federal court; the case inflamed the national debate over Slavery in the years leading up to the Civil…

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"We were stolen, sold and bought together from the African continent. We got on the slave ships together. We lay back to belly in the holds of the slave ships in each others excrement and urine together, sometimes died together, and our lifeless bodies thrown overboard together. Today, we are standing up together, with faith and even some joy." SLAVERY MONUMENT, River St - Savannah GA

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(1858-1964) Anna Julia Cooper was an educator, author, activist and one of the most prominent African American scholars in US history. She gave voice to African-Americans during the 19th and 20th centuries, from the end of slavery to the beginning of the Civil Rights Movement. Cooper studied French literature and history before enrolling as a doctoral student at Columbia University in 1914 while remaining a full-time teacher. She was only the 4th African-American woman in the US to earn a…

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Malcolm X's daughter on Juneteenth: 'We're in denial of the African holocaust'

Malcolm X's daughter on Juneteenth: 'We're in denial of the African holocaust' . Ilyasah Shabazz, daughter of civil rights activist, speaks at 17th century burial ground to remember the end of slavery in the US

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America doesn't want us to forget 9/11 but wants us to let go & forget 300 years of #Slavery'

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