Avatar - The Big Island Reporter
The Big Island Reporter
'Willful amnesia': How Africans forgot — and remembered — their role in the slave trade

'Willful amnesia': How Africans forgot — and remembered — their role in the slave trade

verified_publisherPRI - Rupa Shenoy | Selase Kove-Seyram

Ghana’s “Year of Return” is changing how the history of the slave trade is remembered in Africa. Ghana has declared a “Year of Return” for African descendants around the world to mark 400 years since the first Africans were enslaved in what would become the US. In a huge tourism push, the country …

View on pri.org
Avatar - PRI

PRI

Hear a different voice.