Zwarte slaven werden in verschrikkelijke omstandigheden vanuit Afrika naar Amerika gebracht.

Diagram of a slave ship that sailed from Liverpool via the Gold Coast in Africa to Jamaica in the West Indies terribly crowded, must have been horrific

In 1807 the slave trade was abolished in Britain, and in 1834 slavery itself was abolished throughout the British Empire - largely due to the work of William Wilberforce. In 1804 an independent Black African nation was established in Haiti - marking the end of slavery in the West Indies and Africa.

slavery was the diving force of the southern cotton industry. Many people of the north disagreed with slavery, but due to an ongoing battle between north and south, slavery kept its place in average southern life throughout the until the late

Photo credit Narvikk  Attitudes haven't changed as much as people like to pretend. Don't forget your past for it will be relevent to your future.  https://zainabasma.wordpress.com/

infminor: infminor: so much power, emotion and meaning yet so much beauty in this image notes in the past 3 days………….

Olaudah Equiano, a former slave turned abolishenist of the 18th Century, whose autobiography and association with William Wilberforce were both turning points in the UK's anti-slavery movement. Description from pinterest.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

Olaudah Equiano, a former slave turned abolitionist of the Century, whose autobiography and association with William Wilberforce were both turning points in the UK's anti-slavery movement.

By Lestey Gist, The Gist of Freedom Celebration: The Abolishment of Slavery Worldwide! The annual observance of 25 March as the International Day of Remembrance for the Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade This year’s theme, “Forever Free: Celebrating Emancipation,” pays tribute to t...By Lestey Gist, The Gist of Freedom Celebration: The Abolishment of Slavery Worldwide! The annual observance of 25 March as the International Day of Remembrance for the Victims of Slavery and…

By Lestey Gist, The Gist of Freedom Celebration: The Abolishment of Slavery Worldwide! The annual observance of 25 March as the International Day of.

The Thirteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution was ratified on December 18, 1865. First proposed in December of 1863, during the Civil War and months after President Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation, the amendment to foreverThe Thirteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution was ratified on December 18, 1865. First proposed in December of 1863, during the Civil War and months after President Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation, the amendment to forever abolish slavery…

The Thirteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution was ratified on December 18, 1865. First proposed in December of 1863, during the Civil War and months after President Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation, the amendment to foreverThe Thirteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution was ratified on December 18, 1865. First proposed in December of 1863, during the Civil War and months after President Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation, the amendment to forever abolish slavery…

Black Lives Matter is a unique contribution that goes beyond extrajudicial killings of Black people by police and vigilantes. Description from scienceleadership.org. I searched for this on bing.com/images

this powerful image shows interracial participation in the black lives matter movement by demonstrating the idea that all lives are equal and asking the question are white lives somehow more important

Lei Aurea—or the Golden Law—was an 1888 Brazilian law that abolished slavery in the country.  Brazil is known as the country where most African captives arrived during the Atlantic slave trade.   ABOUT LEI AUREA Prior to Lei Aurea, there were several resolutions and laws passed that inched Brazil to...Lei Aurea—or the Golden Law—was an 1888 Brazilian law that abolished slavery in the country.  Brazil is known as the country where most African captives arrived during the Atlantic slave trade…

Lei Aurea—or the Golden Law—was an 1888 Brazilian law that abolished slavery in the country. Brazil is known as the country where most African captives arrived during the Atlantic slave trade. ABOUT LEI AUREA Prior to Lei Aurea, there were several resolutions and laws passed that inched Brazil to...Lei Aurea—or the Golden Law—was an 1888 Brazilian law that abolished slavery in the country. Brazil is known as the country where most African captives arrived during the Atlantic slave trade…

40 years after the abolishment of slavery, Benga was billed as the “missing link”, on display in the Bronx Zoo cage alongside a monkey.

100 Years Ago Today, Ota Benga, A Black Man Held in the Bronx Zoo as 'Missing Link,' Ended His Life

Slavery in the North  I totally disagree with this guy on some moral and political issues, but he's right about one thing: people forget that slavery  originally existed in northern states as well as southern.

Slavery in the North I totally disagree with this guy on some moral and political issues, but he's right about one thing: people forget that slavery originally existed in northern states as well as southern.

On January 1, 1863, President Abraham Lincoln signed the Emancipation Proclamation. Contrary to popular belief, the act itself did not abolish slavery. Want to see more? Visit www.HisDreamOurStories.com, a dedication to civil rights through first-hand accountsOn January 1, 1863, President Abraham Lincoln signed the Emancipation Proclamation. Contrary to popular belief, the act itself did not abolish slavery. Want to see more? Visit www.HisDreamOurStories.com, a dedication to civil rights…

On January 1, 1863, President Abraham Lincoln signed the Emancipation Proclamation. Contrary to popular belief, the act itself did not abolish slavery. Want to see more? Visit www.HisDreamOurStories.com, a dedication to civil rights through first-hand accountsOn January 1, 1863, President Abraham Lincoln signed the Emancipation Proclamation. Contrary to popular belief, the act itself did not abolish slavery. Want to see more? Visit www.HisDreamOurStories.com, a dedication to civil rights…

Thirteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

James Mitchell Ashley of Ohio, Editor of Dispatch & Gov. of Territory of Montana (He also helped Mr. Lincoln pass amendment abolishing slavery while a congressman from Ohio.

Actually, Washington wanted to set his slaves free, but he didn't because he knew it wouldn't be safe. He also housed and paid his slaves and most of them were treated like family, especially the ones who had been with him since childhood

Hamilton Washington Jefferson when you remember that you're a slaver too and your debts are paid too because you don't pay for labour

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