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The Olmecs are a mysterious culture considered by many as the Mother Civilization of Mesoamerica. Archaeological sources believe their civilization began around 1250 BC. However, there are also opinions that it is much older, and its origins date back to 3113 BC, when god Quetzalcoatl arrived to the region. While others suggest the Olmecs originally came from Africa and introduced a calendar, writing, pyramid and tomb construction, mummification, and religious traditions to the native…

Olaudah Equiano, also known as Gustavus Vassa, was a prominent African involved in the British movement for the abolition of the slave trade. He was enslaved as a child, purchased his freedom and worked as an author, merchant and explorer in South America, the Caribbean, the Arctic and the American Colonies and the United Kingdom where he settled by 1792

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Did Jefferson father his slave's son? New study suggests boy's dad was actually president's BROTHER

Thomas Jefferson Slave Sally | Study doubts claims Thomas Jefferson fathered his slave Sally Heming's ...

Official histories of the United States have ignored the fact that 25 percent of all U.S. presidents were slaveholders, and that black people were held in bondage in the White House itself. And while the nation was born under the banner of “freedom and justice for all,” many colonists risked rebelling against England in [...]