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Sexual Assault and Abuse During slavery, white male plantation owners, their sons, brothers and other male acquaintances raped Black women without fear of punishment. Their reasons ranged from lascivious desire to acts of punishment. Black men were also sexually abused by slaveholders, and, sometimes, their wives. Instruments of Torture Thumbscrews, cotton screws%2

Sexual Assault and Abuse During slavery, white male plantation owners, their sons, brothers and other male acquaintances raped Black women without fear of

To combat the high rate of death among the enslaved, plantation owners demanded females start having children at 13. By 20, the enslaved women would be expected to have four or five children. As an inducement, plantation owners promised freedom for enslaved female once she bore 15 children, according to Slavery in the United States by John Simkin.

The fertility of enslaved women was examined by owners to make sure they were able to birth as many children as possible. Secretly, slaveowners would impregnate enslaved women and when the child was born and

Sex on Display If a master thought that a certain man might have strong, healthy offspring, the enslaved man was not only forced to have sexual relations, but he would be made to have sex in the master’s presence.     Castration White owners would castrate or even kill enslaved men who impregnated their wives, who had sex with enslaved men when their …

Pin 8 Socio-economic Enviroment 4 of 10 An Engraving of a White Male Beating a Black Slave Tied to a Tree circa 1860

When enslaved males turned 15 years old–and younger in some cases–they had their first inspection. Boys who were under-developed, had their testicles castrated and sent to the market or used on the farm. Each enslaved male was expected to get 12 females pregnant a year. The men were used for breeding for five years. One enslaved man name Burt produced more than 200 offspring, according to the Slave Narratives.

Black Children Were Fed Like Pigs Babies were often taken care of by very young Black children or very old adults who weren& able to work much.

Watch This Young Black Man Give A Near Perfect Response To A White Male Who’s Ignorant About The Systematic Oppression of Black People

Video by PBS Watch This Young Black Man Give A Near Perfect Response To A White Male Who’s Ignorant About The Systematic Oppression of Black People October 2014

Did You Know

You know there is no statute of limitations on murder. It would mean so much to go back and prosecute those responsible, dead or living, for what they've done and let their families deal with the shame their hateful relatives bestowed on them.

July 25, 1972, US Government officials ADMITTED that African American's were used in  a clinical study conducted between 1932 and 1972 in Tuskegee, Alabama by the U.S. Public Health Service to study the natural progression of untreated syphilis in poor, rural black men (THIS WAS KNOWN AS THE TUSKEGEE SYPHILIS EXPERIMENT). These men were told they were receiving free health care from the U.S. government.

Tuskegee Syphilis experiment was the clinical study of the natural progression of untreated syphilis among African Americans in the

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