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Their ancestors survived slavery. Can their descendants save the town they built?

Their ancestors survived slavery. Can their descendants save the town they built?

National Geographic - Joel K. Bourne, Jr.

Africatown, Alabama, has fallen on hard times, but residents are finding hope in their heritage. It’s cold and gray outside the historic Mobile County Training School, but inside it’s as warm as an Alabama family reunion. More than 200 people have come together for the first gathering of the …

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