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A country divided: Stunning photographs capture the lives of ordinary Americans during segregation in the Jim Crow south

Separated: This image shows a neon sign, also in Mobile, Alabama, marking a separate entrance for African Americans encouraged by the Jim Crow laws

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people should read about this man just to know this stuff for themselves and stop waiting for the school system of your hometown to provide you with this information.

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Hawaii 1890: Is this the first ever picture of a surfer about to ride the waves in the 19th century?

The story of Black Hawaiians is one of the most tragic of modern times. It is a tale of adventure/gaiety in paradise that turned into a cultural nightmare. America’s best kept secret. We must venture into antiquity to learn of the roots of the Black Hawaiians, whose glorious star once brightened the Pacific for 2000 years. Most anthropologists, paleontologists & archaeologists around the world generally believe that human beings evolved on the continent of Africa, from 3 to 5 million years…

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During the slave trade, millions of Africans were killed. Their lives torn apart from families and lived the rest of their lives to endure torture. One third of slaves died on the trip to the shipping ports.

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Over half a million, men, women and children were 'sold' into slavery in the Indies. Their failure to thrive, meant the British had to look elsewhere for their slaves - Africa.

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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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'The end of slavery led to hunger and death for millions of black Americans': Extraordinary claims in new book

Slave Family In Cotton Field near Savannah, Georgia in 1860: A new book has shed new light on the struggles of freed slaves in the U.S. after the end of the Civil War 'The end of slavery led to hunger and death for millions of black Americans': Extraordinary claims in new book

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Door Of No Return, Slave Castle, Cape Coast, Ghana. Recently a DOOR OF RETURN has been added. This signifies the return of the slaves descendents to Ghana to acknowledge the history of their ancestors and each year Ghana celebrates Emancipation Day which welcomes the people from the Diaspora back to their homeland.

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