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trans-Atlantic slave trade
Black Fact of the Day: May 14, 2019 – Brought to you by Black365
May 14, 2019
  On this day, May 14, 1888, Africans in Brazil rejoiced on this day as their country became the last in the western hemisphere to end enslavement. ... read more »
Black Fact of the Day: May 12, 2019 – Brought to you by Black365
May 12, 2019
  On this day May 12, 1862, Robert Smalls, while enslaved, stole a Confederate ship and freed a number of enslaved, 1862 This fact was brought to you by the Black 365 Calendar. ... read more »
The Catholic Church Played Major Role in Slavery   
February 7, 2019
The National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) has launched a global news feature series on the history, contemporary realities and implications of the transatlantic slave trade.  (Read the entire series: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5, Part 6, Part 7, Part 8, Part 9, Part 10, Part 11)  ... read more »

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