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How an Understanding of Race as a Social Construct Strengthens the Call for Black Liberation

A depiction of Bacon’s Rebellion, the 1676 event believed to usher the start of the racial caste system that legitimized the enslavement of African people in the United States./ … 1,830 more words

Grassroots Organizing

Is the remake of ROOTS necessary?

There has been a lot of chatter on social media about the reboot of ROOTS and other films and television series (e.g., 12 YEARS A SLAVE, and UNDERGROUND) that tell stories about enslaved Africans in the United States. 553 more words

Humanism

Charleston MIDDLE PASSAGE REMEMBRANCE 2016

Middle Passage Remembrance June 11 Sullivan’s Island SC

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Check out the MAAFA / Middle Passage Remembrances in your city state or country http://www.remembertheancestors.com/

A Call For Collective Commemoration Of The Maafa

The Middle Passage is one of the most palpable markers of the onset of the Afrikan Holocaust we refer to as the Maafa(Ani, 1994, 1997; Kambon, 1998). 874 more words

Afrika