Shalom, everyone! The following is a lecture given by Anthony Hazard about the horrific Atlantic Slave Trade and its lingering effects on the African continent and the descendants of Africans kidnapped, enslaved and brought to the Americas. Please share this lecture with any many individuals as possible.
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Slavery has occurred in many forms throughout the world, but the Atlantic slave trade — which forcibly brought more than 10 million Africans to the Americas — stands out for both its global scale and its lasting legacy. Anthony Hazard discusses the historical, economic and personal impact of this massive historical injustice.
Lesson by Anthony Hazard, animation by NEIGHBOR.
The Atlantic Slave Trade: What too few textbooks told you – Anthony Hazard
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