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Shark Island is a small island located off the coast of Nambia. It’s the site where over hundred years ago the Germans held a concentration camp which was also known as “Death Island”. Shark Island Concentration Camp is something like other African tragedies that is omitted from history Over 10,000 African people from the Herero and Namaqua tribe were killed between 1905 to 1907. At the time Nambia was under the German empire

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US Crazy 'Americans'

Genocide & enslavement. **& i have BOTH of these ethnicities in me! / **REMEMBER!>>>

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Holocaust Auschwitz Concentration Camp Medical Experiments

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The Chicago Race Riot of 1919 was a major racial conflict that began in Chicago, Illinois on July 27, 1919 and ended on August 3. During the riot, dozens died and hundreds were injured. It is considered the worst of the approximately 25 riots during the Red Summer, so named because of the violence and fatalities across the US. The combination of prolonged arson, looting, and murder was the worst race rioting in the history of Illinois.

Slave sale poster. I suppose by not saying, "man, woman, male, female, child, etc." made it seem more acceptable to sell humans. It seems like a way to distance themselves from the terrible things they did.

Fascinating read!! Someone told me about this so I researched it. "Melungeons" Appalachian people who boasted of Portuguese ancestry to avoid slavery were actually African descendants

What year in history was this book printed?? Whenever it was I guess the use of the word "pickaninnies" was acceptable. *rolling my eyes*

Some of the skeleton-like human remains found by men of the Third Armored Division, U.S. First Army, at the German concentration camp at Nordhausen on April 25, 1945, where hundreds of "slave laborers" of various nationalities lay dead and dying. (AP Photo) World War II: The Holocaust - In Focus - The Atlantic

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

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The forgotten Holocaust: The Armenian massacre that inspired Hitler

armenian massacreThe killing of 1.5m Armenians by the Ottoman Turks during World War I remains one of the bloodiest and most contentious events of the 20th century, and has been called the first modern genocide. In all, 25 concentration camps were set up in a systematic slaughter aimed at eradicating the Armenian people - classed as "vermin" by the Turks.

The term “dreadlocks” comes from a movement of guerrilla warriors who vowed not to cut their hair until Haile Selassie, former Emperor of Ethiopia was released from exile after leading the resistance against the Italian invasion. The warriors hair became matted and began to lock over time. Because the warriors with locks in their head were “dreaded” the term “dreadlocks” came to frui

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Bearing Witness to the Holocaust: Children Lined up with Heads Shaved in a Croatian Concentration Camp

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