Pinterest • The world’s catalog of ideas

What we're taught. Never forget the Holocaust. Never forget 9/11. Get over Slavery. VOTE the HATE FILLED REPUBLICANS OUT on NOV 4th!

1

The haunting portrait of an Armenia woman with tattoos on her face, indicates that she was ‘owned’ by someone as a forced wife and sex-slave during the years of the Armenian Genocide. "Grandma’s Tattoos" unveils the story of the Armenian women driven out of Ottoman Turkey during the First World War-Armenian Genocide.

Flora Stewart, who had her portrait taken the year before her death in 1868, was a house slave in New Hampshire during the Revolutionary War.

1

The Mississippi Freedom Riders arrested in Jackson, Miss in 1961. These are the faces of the Civil Rights Movement that are rarely spoken of. It wasn't just black folks who marched, but Jewish and white american who also spoke out and fought for civil rights. Some went to jail and some died. Lest we all forget the price that was paid for all of us.

1

"Alabama is a good place for good negroes to live in, but it is a bad place for negroes who believe in SOCIAL EQUALITY." - From an Alabama Ku Klux Klan poster, 1930's.

3

PEOPLE SAY SLAVES WERE TAKE FROM AFRICA THIS IS NOT TRUE.PEOPLE WERE TAKE FROM AFRICA AND WERE MADE SLAVES

1

Banished vividly recounts the forgotten history of racial cleansing in America when thousands of African Americas were driven from their homes & communities by violent racist mobs in the late 19th & early 20th centuries. In fear for their lives, black people left these towns & never returned to reclaim their property. The film features black families determined to go to any length to reconstruct their families past & gain some justice for their ancestors & themselves.

2

The Fugitive Slave Law or Fugitive Slave Act was passed by the U.S. Congress as part of the Compromise of 1850 between Southern slave holding interests and Northern Free-Soilers. It was one of the most controversial acts of the 1850 compromise and heightened Northern fears of a 'slave power conspiracy'. It declared that all runaway slaves be brought back to their masters. Abolitionists nicknamed it the "Bloodhound Law" for the dogs that were used to track down runaway slaves

1

*negro music is the devil's music...per order of the "citizens council of new orleans" euphemism for kkk