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This is a living book. I encourage active readership participation on the website. If you have suggestions to improve the book, please do so by clicking on “Suggestions?” and letting me know.
This Blog is intended for active readership community discussion and debate of issues relevant to slavery and its remnants in America today. Have you learned from the website? The book?
Did you know previously about the key slave trading and slavery promotional roles of the Duke of York?
What do you think about describing slavery as a genocide? A holocaust? A Reign of Terror?
What do you think about erecting national slave memorials on the National Mall in Washington? At Stone Mountain, Georgia?
Is it appropriate for New York to be named in honor of the Duke of York?
What do you think about the importance of school choice to overcome racial disparities in education?
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Honoring America’s Slave Heroes
Do you agree that Frederick Douglass, Harriet Tubman, Sojourner Truth,...Read More
Internal Slave Trade and Slave Coffles
Before you read the discussion of the internal slave trade,...Read More
International Slave Trade Was a Genocide
Were you aware that the international slave trade was strongly...Read More
Brutality and Pervasiveness of American Slavery
Were you aware that American slavery was less inhumane before...Read More
Seriousness of Educational Inequity
Were you aware only one in six African-American students in...Read More