There will be parties, parades, concerts, and marathon movie festivals on network television and streaming services…
Before Freedom (Pt 3 of 3): “Better Days Ahead. Right?”
“I think slavery was a mighty bad thing, though it’s been no bed of roses since, but then no one could whip me no more.” Jacob Manson, interviewed at age 80, nearly 70 years after emancipation.
Before Freedom (Pt. 2 of 3): 10 Things We Didn’t Know About Slavery
In this installment, we take a closer look at some of the unknown cruelties of slavery, as learned in my recent studies.
Before Freedom (Pt 1 of 3): Shhh, We Don’t Talk About Slavery
We shouldn’t talk about slavery? No, let’s! I cannot dishonor my ancestors by denying what they endured. Let’s talk…