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'The end of slavery led to hunger and death for millions of black Americans': Extraordinary claims in new book

Slave Family In Cotton Field near Savannah, Georgia in 1860: A new book has shed new light on the struggles of freed slaves in the U.S. after the end of the Civil War 'The end of slavery led to hunger and death for millions of black Americans': Extraordinary claims in new book

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A country divided: Stunning photographs capture the lives of ordinary Americans during segregation in the Jim Crow south

Separated: This image shows a neon sign, also in Mobile, Alabama, marking a separate entrance for African Americans encouraged by the Jim Crow laws

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Hawaii 1890: Is this the first ever picture of a surfer about to ride the waves in the 19th century?

The story of Black Hawaiians is one of the most tragic of modern times. It is a tale of adventure/gaiety in paradise that turned into a cultural nightmare. America’s best kept secret. We must venture into antiquity to learn of the roots of the Black Hawaiians, whose glorious star once brightened the Pacific for 2000 years. Most anthropologists, paleontologists & archaeologists around the world generally believe that human beings evolved on the continent of Africa, from 3 to 5 million years…

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During the slave trade, millions of Africans were killed. Their lives torn apart from families and lived the rest of their lives to endure torture. One third of slaves died on the trip to the shipping ports.

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Underwater sculpture park off Grenada is stunning and unique

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people should read about this man just to know this stuff for themselves and stop waiting for the school system of your hometown to provide you with this information.

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Africans did NOT sell their own people into slavery. My country Ghana was a major Slave Trading Post. I was shocked to read so many people believe Africans sold their own brothers and sisters into slavery. There were 2 types of slave trading in Africa. Arab traders Trans-Saharan and Europeans Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade. Criminals condemned to death in various societies for being "Un-African" helped "white strangers" get slaves as servants. Whites turned the criminals into monsters with…

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In the wake of the Civil War, some four millions slaves were freed by the Emancipation Proclamation and the Union victory. However, the South had been ravaged by war, leaving communities and the economy in ruin. To provide aid in the form of food, housing, medical care, and education for former slav...In the wake of the Civil War, some four millions slaves were freed by the Emancipation Proclamation and the Union victory. However, the South had been ravaged by war, leaving communities and…

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R.I.P.Jonathan Daniels and God Bless You....Minister Daniels was, a minister who answered Dr. King's call to come to Selma, Alabama to support the Selma to Montgomery March. He was one of the few who stayed back after the march was over and was shot point blank in the chest by a deputized segregationist while trying to buy his fellow black protesters a Coca Cola.

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Slavery made the US wealthy, and racist policies since have blocked African American wealth-building. Can we calculate the economic damage?

Slavery made the US wealthy, and racist policies since have blocked African American wealth-building. Can we calculate the economic damage?