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.
Brazilians are among the most ethnically diverse people in the world. Early Portuguese colonists mixed with Native Americans and enslaved Africans. Dutch and French people colonized the northeast. In the last century, German, Italian, Polish, and Japanese immigrants added to the ethnic mix. In 1908, 165 Japanese families arrived in Brazil to work on coffee farms. Today, about 1.8 million people of Japanese descent live there. | Immigrants Around the World | Kids Discover
Ana Nzinga Mbande, a fearless African Queen .......Queen Nzinga Mbande was a ruthless and powerful 17th century African ruler of the Ndongo and Matamba Kingdoms (modern-day Angola). Nzinga fearlessly and cleverly fought for the freedom and stature of her kingdoms against the Portuguese, who were colonizing the area at the time.