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SLAVERY – THEN AND NOW – THE FINAL CHAPTER

In Part One we looked at the early days of slavery in the western hemisphere. Part Two looked at the era up to the Civil War, and in Part Three we covered the post-war era and Reconstruction


SLAVERY – THEN AND NOW – PART FOUR

In Part One we looked at the beginnings of slavery in the western hemisphere. Part Two covered the era up to the Civil War, and Part Three looked at the post-war era and reconstruction. &nbs


SLAVERY – THEN AND NOW – PART THREE

When I first began this series, I planned for three parts.  I decided after part two it would take four or even five!  In Part One we looked at the early beginnings of slavery in the 17th century, the


SLAVERY – THEN AND NOW – PART TWO

In Part One, I looked at the earliest examples of slavery and how it evolved during the 17th century.  I found it interesting that I saw at least one comment that suggested I was rewriting history. I suppose be


THANKSGIVING, A TIME OF INTROSPECTION AND REALITY

I have actually seen more thoughtful posts on social media this year, not so much of “Happy Turkey Day” and more mention of things for which people are thankful.  It’s a nice break from the back an


SLAVERY – THEN AND NOW – PART ONE

I have wanted to write this for some time now, but it seems something else always gets in the way. As I get in discussions, I learn that many people do not understand the beginning of slavery in America—  how


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