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Review of Avengers of the New World by Laurent Dubois

LAURENT DUBOIS. Avengers of the New World: The Story of the Haitian Revolution. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, York: The Dial Press, 2004. Pp. viii, 357. 675 more words

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Review of Avengers of the New World by Laurent Dubois

LAURENT DUBOIS. Avengers of the New World: The Story of the Haitian Revolution. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, York: The Dial Press, 2004. Pp. viii, 357. 675 more words

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Black History Exhibit: Splash



Of the many obstacles that Black swimming culture still faces, perhaps the most daunting, is the very notion that it does not exist: that a Black person enjoying the water is anomalous. 407 more words

Ancient History And Modern History

Facts and Fallacies About Slavery/Discrimination In The USA

1) Native Americans were the first slaves in the Americas and the Caribbeans.

Example:

2) There were mostly European Indentured servants in the U.S. ( mostly Scottish and Irish), during the late 1400’s to early 1600’s. 1,161 more words

Ancient History And Modern History

African Meeting House

INTRODUCTION

“The Black Heritage Trail is a walking tour that explores the history of Boston’s 19th century African American community.”



Read more:

http://www.afroammuseum.org/trail.htm

http://www.afroammuseum.org/trail.htm

American History

Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History

Educational Overview

“The Wright Museum’s Education and Public Programs Department provides great aesthetic, interpretive and intellectual experiences, and learning opportunities that can inspire and serve diverse audiences for a lifetime. 112 more words

American History

Haitian Folklore: Zombies


“While there’s a long history and fascination with animated corpses in American literature and cinema, zombies aren’t originally a product of the American imagination. The undead corpses actually trace their roots to Haiti and Haitian Creole traditions that have their roots in African religious customs.” 11 more words

American History