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Search results for:  'Economic Growth and End Transatlantic Slave Trade'
Updated 06-17-2019

Africas forgotten empires - New Statesman
Africas forgotten empires  New Statesman

Africa's relationship with the wider world continues to be understood largely through colonialism. But before this came centuries of contact and interaction with ...


Wed, 30 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
The Testing of Benin's Democracy - Africa Center for
The Testing of Benin's Democracy  Africa Center for Strategic Studies

Benin: Recent no-contest legislative elections are an attempt to consolidate executive power at the expense of democratic gains.


Wed, 29 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
The New Slave Trade: Migration, Trafficking, and Terrorists
The New Slave Trade: Migration, Trafficking, and Terrorists in Libya  New Security Beat

While dismayed Americans watched the zero tolerance policy of family separation unfolding at the Mexican border, across the Atlantic, another.


Wed, 29 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Voter Suppression a Lasting Legacy of the Transatlantic
Voter Suppression a Lasting Legacy of the Transatlantic Slave Trade  San Diego Voice and Viewpoint

In Federalist No. 54, James Madison wrote about the chief concern of the representation of slaves concerning taxation and representation, said Maxim Thorne, ...


Mon, 29 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Commentary: Black history does not begin with slavery
Commentary: Black history does not begin with slavery  Caribbean News Now

By Karl Salmon. My first informal lesson in black history was as an infant sitting with my parents on Saturdays in the family room digesting a steady diet of North ...


Mon, 29 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Europes economy is more worrying than Americas yield
Europes economy is more worrying than Americas yield-curve inversion  The Economist

Bond markets are sounding warnings on both sides of the Atlantic. But the message is much worse in Europe.


Thu, 28 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
The centuries-long fight for reparations - Washington
The centuries-long fight for reparations  Washington Post

Nearly five years ago, Georgetown University students brought to light an unexpected event associated with the university's history. In 1838, the Jesuits who ...


Sun, 28 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Did slavery make economic sense? - The Economist
Did slavery make economic sense?  The Economist

THE profitability of slavery is an enduring question of economic history. Thomas Gowan, writing way back in 1942, noted wearily that the debate [] has been ...


Fri, 27 Sep 2013 07:00:00 GMT
The Chinese century is well under way - A new hegemon
The Chinese century is well under way - A new hegemon  The Economist

WHEN SCHOLARS of international relations predict that the 2000s will be a Chinese century, they are not being premature. Although America remains the ...


Sat, 27 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
It's time for Scotland to make reparations for slavery
It's time for Scotland to make reparations for slavery  Al Jazeera English

Scotland should take responsibility for the major and highly lucrative role it played in the transatlantic slave trade.


Mon, 26 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
CARIBBEAT: Caribbean Week - New York Daily News
CARIBBEAT: Caribbean Week  New York Daily News

Behind closed doors, the Caribbean Week New York 2019 is a gathering of governmental officials, tourism industry execs and others, but the public has plenty of ...


Sun, 26 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
YEAR IN REVIEW: NNPA's Series on Slavery Among Most
YEAR IN REVIEW: NNPA's Series on Slavery Among Most Read of 2018  Black Press USA

NNPA NEWSWIRE On Aug. 18, the United Nations held an observance that likely made Chavis, and others like him, proud. They remembered that on that ...


Wed, 26 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
'Uphold human dignity', dismantle 'specious notion
'Uphold human dignity', dismantle 'specious notion of racial superiority' urges UN chief  UN News

Raise awareness of the dangers of racism and stand up against old and new forms of slavery was the resounding message of United Nations ...


Mon, 25 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Did the Age of Exploration bring more harm than good
Did the Age of Exploration bring more harm than good?  BBC History Magazine

From the 15th century, European navigators sailed in search of new routes, lands and opportunities for trade and exploitation, spreading and gaining knowledge ...


Fri, 25 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Book Review: How Nations Succeed: Manufacturing, Trade
Book Review: How Nations Succeed: Manufacturing, Trade, Industrial Policy and Economic Development by Murat A. Ylek  USAPP American Politics and Policy (blog)

In How Nations Succeed: Manufacturing, Trade, Industrial Policy and Economic Development, Murat A. Ylek offers insight into forward- and outward-looking.


Sun, 24 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
UN Reviews Education Programme on Slave Trade, Warns
UN Reviews Education Programme on Slave Trade, Warns of Racism  IDN InDepthNews | Analysis That Matters

NEW YORK (IDN) The Ark of Return by Rodney Leon, an American architect of Haitian descent, at the UN Headquarters in New Yok honours the victims of ...


Fri, 23 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Keeping It in the Family - Yale News
Keeping It in the Family  Yale News

Existing laws pertaining the land ownership often leave American families vulnerable to property loss, depriving future generations of their rightful inheritance.


Thu, 23 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Remembering slave trade offers chance to raise awareness
Remembering slave trade offers chance to raise awareness, 'oppose all forms of modern slavery' UNESCO  UN News

On this 20th anniversary of the International Day for Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition, the United Nations is inviting the world to reflect on the ...


Thu, 23 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The 'Clotilda,' the Last Known Slave Ship to Arrive
The 'Clotilda,' the Last Known Slave Ship to Arrive in the U.S., Is Found  Smithsonian.com

Researchers confirmed that the remains of the vessel Clotilda, long rumored to exist but elusive for decades, have been found along the Mobile River.


Wed, 22 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Slave trade helped build early New England economy
Slave trade helped build early New England economy  The Boston Globe

Wendy Warren shows the slave trade helped build the early New England economy.


Wed, 22 Jun 2016 07:00:00 GMT
From Slavery to Civil Rights and Environmental Racism
From Slavery to Civil Rights and Environmental Racism  Black Press USA

In addition to the millions of able-bodied individuals captured and transported, the death toll and the economic and environmental destruction resulting from ...


Sat, 22 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Colonial Australias foundation is stained with the
Colonial Australias foundation is stained with the profits of British slavery  The Guardian

A dive into the hidden histories of Australia's early settlers shows the country wasn't just built on the sheep's back.


Fri, 21 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
How Income Inequality Feeds the Racial Wealth Gap
How Income Inequality Feeds the Racial Wealth Gap  CityLab

A new study says that income inequality, not historic factors, feeds the present-day gulf in wealth between white and black households.


Thu, 21 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Unpacking Medieval African Arts Profound Global Legacy
Unpacking Medieval African Arts Profound Global Legacy  Artsy

Atlas of Maritime Charts (The Catalan Atlas), detail of Mans Ms, Abraham Cresque, 1375. Courtesy of the Bibliothque nationale de France and the Block ...


Mon, 21 Jan 2019 13:04:46 GMT
Five Hundred Years Later, Are we still Slaves? - Black
Five Hundred Years Later, Are we still Slaves?  Black Press USA

NNPA NEWSWIRE The National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) has launched a global news feature series on the history, contemporary realities ...


Sat, 20 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Anthropo-geographic Inversion: Economy of Triangular
Anthropo-geographic Inversion: Economy of Triangular Trade  Modern Ghana

Economic downturn; recession of plans and initiatives; systematically ignored calls for a fiscal and monetary justice for all; -crisis; Brexit and irredentism in the ...


Mon, 20 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Unlearning Eurocentrism at UN women's commission
Unlearning Eurocentrism at UN women's commission  Global Sisters Report

Notes from the Field includes reports from young people volunteering in ministries of Catholic sisters. A partnership with Catholic Volunteer Network, the project ...


Wed, 20 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
The Transatlantic Slave Trade Part V: Five Hundred
The Transatlantic Slave Trade Part V: Five Hundred Years Later, Are we still Slaves?  The Philadelphia Tribune

I prefer to be true to myself, even at the hazard of incurring the ridicule of others. Rather than to be false, and to incur my own abhorrence. Frederick.


Fri, 19 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Without Slavery, Would The U.S. Be The Leading Economic
Without Slavery, Would The U.S. Be The Leading Economic Power?  WNYC

During the middle of the 1800s, cotton became the world's largest commodity. The cheapest and best cotton came from the southern United States. Edward ...


Wed, 19 Nov 2014 08:00:00 GMT
Slavery Did Not Make America Rich - Reason
Slavery Did Not Make America Rich  Reason

Ingenuity, not capital accumulation or exploitation, made cotton a little king.


Thu, 19 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Were the Founders Against Slavery All Along? - The
Were the Founders Against Slavery All Along?  The New York Times

Sean Wilentz's No Property in Man argues that despite some expedient compromises, the Constitution's writers were careful to plant the seeds of abolition.


Thu, 18 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Slavery was never abolished it affects millions, and
Slavery was never abolished it affects millions, and you may be funding it  Phys.Org

When we think of slavery, many of us think of historical or so-called "traditional forms" of slavery and of the 12m people ripped from their West African homes ...


Thu, 18 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The Transatlantic Slave Trade Africans Urged to 'Come
The Transatlantic Slave Trade Africans Urged to 'Come Home'  Black Press USA

NNPA NEWSWIRE I hear time and time again from black Americans who traveled to Africa about how connected they felt and how different they found ...


Fri, 18 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Global Anti-Human Trafficking Coalition - Inter Press
Global Anti-Human Trafficking Coalition  Inter Press Service

Vladimir Bozovic is Advisor of Government of the Republic of Serbia. Child labourers rescued in Delhi waiting to be sent back to their villages. Credit: Bachpan ...


Tue, 18 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
OPINION: Fourth Industrial Revolution is another big
OPINION: Fourth Industrial Revolution is another big hoax  Independent Online

PRETORIA Almost everywhere one turns, the buzzword is the 'fourth industrial revolution'. This revolution denotes a tech revolution wave that will soon ...


Mon, 17 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Economist Samuel P. Jackson Set to Unveil His Paradox
Economist Samuel P. Jackson Set to Unveil His Paradox of Poverty in Liberia  Front Page Africa

Monrovia Economist Samuel P. Jackson debuts his much-anticipated Rich Land Poor Country next week at the Bella Casa Hotel in Monrovia. The Paradox of ...


Fri, 17 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Joseph Banks: scientist, explorer and botanist - The
Joseph Banks: scientist, explorer and botanist  The Natural History Museum

Uncover the life and legacy of eighteenth-century naturalist and collector Sir Joseph Banks.


Mon, 17 Jun 2019 17:52:39 GMT
Reparations: A Timeline and Distillation - atlantadailyworld
Reparations: A Timeline and Distillation  atlantadailyworld

There has been a long, historical and geographically varied movement on the issue of Reparations that preceded contemporary entry and discourse 129 ...


Mon, 17 Jun 2019 11:10:00 GMT
Details of horrific first voyages in transatlantic
Details of horrific first voyages in transatlantic slave trade revealed  The Independent

Almost completely ignored by the modern world, this month marks the 500th anniversary of one of history's most tragic and significant events the birth of the ...


Fri, 17 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The Catholic Church Played Major Role in Slavery
The Catholic Church Played Major Role in Slavery  Black Press USA

The National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) has launched a global news feature series on the history, contemporary realities and implications of ...


Sun, 16 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Africa: Pan-Africanism and Trade Unions in the Post
Africa: Pan-Africanism and Trade Unions in the Post-Colonial Era  AllAfrica.com

Analysis - Workers' protests and resistance movements that preceded Africa's independence demonstrated the working class's quest for a continental effectual ...


Thu, 16 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
South America blackout leaves tens of millions without
South America blackout leaves tens of millions without power  KOKH FOX25

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) A massive blackout left tens of millions of people without electricity in Argentina and Uruguay on Sunday after an ...


Sun, 16 Jun 2019 20:13:00 GMT
ILO 100th Anniversary Calls for Adaptation to Technology
ILO 100th Anniversary Calls for Adaptation to Technology Disruption | News  IISD Reporting Services

10 April 2019: The UN General Assembly (UNGA) celebrated the 100th anniversary of the founding of the International Labour Organization (ILO) by discussing ...


Tue, 16 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Diaspora remittances are a major boost for growth of
Diaspora remittances are a major boost for growth of our economy  The Standard

Diaspora remittance as the goose that lays the golden egg.


Tue, 16 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Author of research linking slavery and intelligence
Author of research linking slavery and intelligence resigns  Mail and Guardian

A University of Cape Town adjunct professor, who co-authored a study which concluded that fewer slaves were taken from African countries with a higher ...


Wed, 15 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Hungarys Workers Are the Victims of a Policy That Limits
Hungarys Workers Are the Victims of a Policy That Limits Migration  The Atlantic

Widespread opposition to a new law aiming to manage the country's labor shortagewhile keeping migrant workers outshows there might be limits to far-right ...


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Caribbean Currents: Caribbean still pushing for slavery
Caribbean Currents: Caribbean still pushing for slavery reparations | Commentary  The Philadelphia Tribune

Caribbean governments have not given up in their unrelenting efforts to pressure Europe into paying reparations for the brutal trans-Atlantic slave trade.


Fri, 15 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
People are again talking about slavery reparations
People are again talking about slavery reparations. But it's a complex and thorny issue  CNN

Compensating the descendants of American slaves is suddenly a hot topic on the campaign trail, with presidential candidates voicing support for slavery ...


Mon, 15 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
The Significance of Four Centuries of Black Labor
The Significance of Four Centuries of Black Labor  Stanford Social Innovation Review

An excerpt from Workers on Arrival: Black Labor in the Making of America reflects on the meaning of centuries of black labor for the future of America's economy ...


Tue, 14 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Europe and America must work to stop their relationship
Europe and America must work to stop their relationship unravelling  The Economist

THE ATLANTIC OCEAN is starting to look awfully wide. To Europeans the United States appears ever more remote, under a puzzling president who delights in ...


Thu, 14 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
An old tobacco town rebuilds its downtown district
An old tobacco town rebuilds its downtown district  The Atlantic

Previously in this series: why the ups and downs of economic history have left the southern Virginia town of Danville with a genuine problem (what to do after its ...


Fri, 14 Jun 2019 23:10:00 GMT
Economics in Brief: Amazon Launches Credit Card for
Economics in Brief: Amazon Launches Credit Card for the 'Underbanked'  Next City

And in other economics stories this week, Congress takes up the issue of reparations and another city considers a dollar-store moratorium.


Fri, 14 Jun 2019 14:30:34 GMT
We're failing the world's oceans. Businesses can help
We're failing the world's oceans. Businesses can help save them  CNN

Marc Benioff is chairman and co-CEO of Salesforce. Marco Lambertini is director general of WWF International. They are members of the Friends of Ocean ...


Fri, 14 Jun 2019 13:12:00 GMT
Africa's market is Jamaica's birthright - Jamaica Observer
Africa's market is Jamaica's birthright  Jamaica Observer

Africa owes us big time! It sold us to the white man and should give us...


Fri, 14 Jun 2019 05:07:16 GMT
Millennial socialists want to shake up the economy
Millennial socialists want to shake up the economy and save the climate  The Economist

WHEN THE Berlin Wall fell in November 1989, many consigned socialism to the rubble. The end of the cold war and the collapse of the Soviet Union were ...


Thu, 14 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
7 Court Rulings And Policies That Still Influence The
7 Court Rulings And Policies That Still Influence The Lives Of African Americans Today  Blavity

When we look at Black history throughout Black History Month, we must reflect on the legislation and Supreme Court rulings that have played an invaluable role ...


Thu, 14 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Why Management History Needs to Reckon with Slavery
Why Management History Needs to Reckon with Slavery  Harvard Business Review

Caitlin Rosenthal, assistant professor of history at UC Berkeley, argues there are strong parallels between the accounting practices used by slaveholders and ...


Tue, 13 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Reparations: The 'lost cause' of black politics
Reparations: The 'lost cause' of black politics? | TheHill  The Hill

The black American demand for reparations over slavery and segregation has gained attention in political circles recently. How it emerged as a topic of federal ...


Mon, 13 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Another look at the impact of the controversial 1994
Another look at the impact of the controversial 1994 Crime Bill  KOKH FOX25

WASHINGTON (SBG) - The question 25 years ago: how to crack down on violent crime at a time when murder rates were through the roof. The answer from ...


Thu, 13 Jun 2019 21:18:00 GMT
Danny Glover, Ta-Nehisi Coates to Testify at House
Danny Glover, Ta-Nehisi Coates to Testify at House Slavery Reparations Hearing  KQED

The topic of reparations for slavery is headed to Capitol Hill for its first hearing in more than a decade with writer Ta-Nehisi Coates and actor Danny Gl.


Thu, 13 Jun 2019 18:03:00 GMT
Who's Your Daddy? - Boston Review
Who's Your Daddy?  Boston Review

Despite promising a golden age of certainty, DNA-based paternity science has failed to settle the meaning of fatherhood. June 13, 2019. Nara Milanich. Jun 13 ...


Thu, 13 Jun 2019 14:20:20 GMT
Freetown and Hull strengthen partnership can more
Freetown and Hull strengthen partnership can more be done to help develop Freetown?  Sierra Leone Telegraph

Sierra Leone Telegraph: 13 June 2019: On Tuesday, 11 June 2019, the twinned-sister cities of Freetown and Hull City UK, took their partnership to another level ...


Thu, 13 Jun 2019 10:10:30 GMT
China Lowers Economic Growth Target, Macau Casinos
China Lowers Economic Growth Target, Macau Casinos Prepare for...  Casino.Org News

China has lowered its economic growth target for 2019 to 6-6.5 percent, which would be its lowest in 29 years. Macau casinos are bracing for the slowdown.


Wed, 13 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
DSU holds first Pan African Development Conference
DSU holds first Pan African Development Conference  Delaware State News

DOVER Dr. Arikana Chihombori-Quao, the African Union Ambassador to the United States, says there is not enough trust and cooperation among ...


Sat, 13 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Africa's Place in the Radical Imagination - Truthout
Africa's Place in the Radical Imagination  Truthout

How does a geographic area occupy both a physical existence and a figment of our imagination, now even further tangled in Wakanda fantasies? What is the ...


Sat, 12 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Site by site, medallions project seeks to recognize
Site by site, medallions project seeks to recognize the slaves of Colonial R.I.  The Providence Journal

NEWPORT Charles Roberts recalled visiting the Portsmouth site that honors the contributions of the First Rhode Island Regiment, also known as the Black ...


Mon, 11 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Local project to mark sites linked to slaves - newportri
Local project to mark sites linked to slaves  newportri.com

Charles Roberts is leading a group that wants to install markers at properties connected to the trans-Atlantic slave trade in an effort called the Rhode Island ...


Mon, 11 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
'The Lehman Trilogy' and Wall Street's Debt to Slavery
'The Lehman Trilogy' and Wall Street's Debt to Slavery  The New York Review of Books

Cotton from a bale sold at the New York Cotton Exchange, which Southern merchants like the Lehman Brothers made into the leading cotton futures market, ...


Tue, 11 Jun 2019 13:39:28 GMT
Uhuru hosts historic meeting of leaders on African
Uhuru hosts historic meeting of leaders on African renaissance  Capital FM Kenya

ADDIS ABABA, ETHIOPIA, Feb 11 - President Uhuru Kenyatta Monday in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, hosted a historic meeting of world leaders on African - Kenya ...


Mon, 11 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Reparations for Descendants of the Slave Trade Emerges
Reparations for Descendants of the Slave Trade Emerges as Democrats Campaign Platform  Lasentinel

Part 13 of The National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) global news feature series on the history, contemporary realities and implications of the ...


Thu, 11 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
US stocks slump enters fifth day as Trump says there
US stocks slump enters fifth day as Trump says there is 'no rush' to resolve trade spat  Telegraph.co.uk

Most European stocks rebounded today as investors bet on China and the US ending their trade war, taking Asia's lead.


Fri, 10 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
As New Orleans Turns 300, City to Mark Slave Trade
As New Orleans Turns 300, City to Mark Slave Trade Sites  Next City

The markers will be among the city's first to acknowledge the role slavery played in New Orleans.


Thu, 10 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
A 500-year-old shared history - Amsterdam News
A 500-year-old shared history  Amsterdam News

The transatlantic slave trade is often regarded as the first system of globalization and lasted from the 16th century through much of the 19th century.


Tue, 09 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
How seven streets became a mega city - Liverpool's
How seven streets became a mega city - Liverpool's incredible evolution  Liverpool Echo

From boundless growth to "managed decline" and a fight back from the brink - this is our history.


Sun, 09 Jun 2019 09:09:00 GMT
How the African diaspora can help the continent achieve
How the African diaspora can help the continent achieve the SDGs  Face2Face Africa

There has been a growing interest in the dialogue around the need to include African diaspora in the tapestry of development dynamics of the continent. For the ...


Wed, 09 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
This Could Be the First Slavery Reparations Policy
This Could Be the First Slavery Reparations Policy in America  POLITICO

A vote happens later this week to create a fund for descendants of the 272 slaves sold by the Jesuit university 181 years ago. It could be a model for other ...


Tue, 09 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
A Five Hundred Year-Old Shared History - Black Press
A Five Hundred Year-Old Shared History  Black Press USA

The National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) has launched a global news feature series on the history, contemporary realities and implications of ...


Mon, 08 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Why governing Lagos is Nigeria's ultimate political
Why governing Lagos is Nigeria's ultimate political prize  Mail and Guardian

Welcome to Lagos, to the urban jungle. Historically, the city-state served as a major route for carting away slaves in the transatlantic slave trade. Now, it is the ...


Fri, 08 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
40 Years a Slave: The Extraordinary Tale of an African
40 Years a Slave: The Extraordinary Tale of an African Prince Stolen from His Kingdom  History

His story is an insight not only into the brutalities of slavery, but on the way some enslaved people managed to manipulate dire circumstances.


Fri, 08 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
The Consequences of Forgetting - Jacobin magazine
The Consequences of Forgetting  Jacobin magazine

We live in a country built off slavery and anti-black racism. The struggle for reparations is about remembering that, and fighting for a better future for all working ...


Tue, 07 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
How our low inflation world was made - Financial Times
How our low inflation world was made  Financial Times

If we are to make sense of where the world economy is today and might be tomorrow, we need a story about how we got here. By here, I mean today's world of ...


Tue, 07 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
What is sub-Saharan Africa? - The Economist
What is sub-Saharan Africa?  The Economist

NINE THOUSAND years ago the Sahara desert was a grassland, inhabited by hunters who made rock paintings of hippos and giraffes. For a millennium before ...


Thu, 07 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Why Should Immigrants Respect Our Borders? The West
Why Should Immigrants Respect Our Borders? The West Never Respected Theirs  The New York Times

There is a lot of debate these days about whether the United States owes its African-American citizens reparations for slavery. It does. But there is a far bigger bill ...


Fri, 07 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Africa's Lost Kingdoms | by Howard W. French - The
Africa's Lost Kingdoms | by Howard W. French  The New York Review of Books

There is a broad strain in Western thought that has long treated Africa as existing outside of history and progress; it ranges from some of our most famous ...


Fri, 07 Jun 2019 06:02:45 GMT
Transatlantic Slave Trade, A Five Hundred-Year-Old
Transatlantic Slave Trade, A Five Hundred-Year-Old Shared History  Lasentinel

The National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) has launched a global news feature series on the history, contemporary realities and implications of ...


Thu, 07 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
How Enslaved Africans Helped Invent American Cuisine
How Enslaved Africans Helped Invent American Cuisine  Voice of America

Skilled black chefs have been written out of US history.


Wed, 06 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Globalization from Christopher Columbus and Vasco da
Globalization from Christopher Columbus and Vasco da Gama until today  CADTM.org

The beginning of Globalization goes back to the outcomes of the first voyage of Christopher Columbus that brought him, on October 1492, to the (...)


Sun, 06 Jan 2008 08:00:00 GMT
Ignorance-Inspired Brexit Imperial Nostalgia - Inter
Ignorance-Inspired Brexit Imperial Nostalgia  Inter Press Service

KUALA LUMPUR & SYDNEY, Mar 5 2019 (IPS) - As the possible implications of Britain's self-imposed 'no-deal' exit from the European Union loom larger, a new ...


Tue, 05 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
The Transatlantic Slave Trade: 500 Years Later the
The Transatlantic Slave Trade: 500 Years Later the Diaspora Still Suffers  Afro American

The National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) has launched a global news feature series on the history, contemporary realities and implications of ...


Sat, 05 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
America, the House That Slavery Built - Pacific Standard
America, the House That Slavery Built  Pacific Standard

By minimizing how we talk about slavery, we ignore its profound impact on the development of the American economy.


Fri, 05 Aug 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Found on film: the last survivor of the final slave
Found on film: the last survivor of the final slave ship from Africa to the US  The Independent

Her name was Redoshi. They took her from Africa, and probably forced her to become a child bride so she would fetch a higher price in the US as one half of a ...


Fri, 05 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
From Cuba, LaToya Cantrell talks about long-planned
From Cuba, LaToya Cantrell talks about long-planned trip; here are details, background  The Advocate

A long-planned trip aimed at strengthening the city's ties with Cuba has pulled New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell out of town this week.


Thu, 04 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
COMMENTARY: Black or African American? - Afro American
COMMENTARY: Black or African American?  Afro American

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Correspondent @StacyBrownMedia. In a recent televised commentary, Dr. Greg Carr, chair of Howard University's ...


Mon, 03 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
How the Slave Trade Built America - New York Times
How the Slave Trade Built America  New York Times

Alongside slavery itself, the trade in human beings generated enormous profits. Its end, 150 years ago this week, must be remembered.


Fri, 03 Apr 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Economists predict the UK economys trajectory in 2019
Economists predict the UK economys trajectory in 2019  Financial Times

The FT polled 81 economists about prospects for 2019.


Wed, 02 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
The 2019 List of Things Black People Are Too Ashamed
The 2019 List of Things Black People Are Too Ashamed to Talk About  The Root

You've seen them before. They are your friends, neighbors and coworkers. They lurk in the shadows bouncing back and forth on the balls of their feet like a ...


Wed, 02 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Over 40 million people still victims of slavery - UN
Over 40 million people still victims of slavery  UN News

Slavery is still a very real and widespread phenomenon, affecting more than 40 million people worldwide, says the International Labour Organization (ILO), with ...


Sun, 02 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
New UN data tool shows 'mismatch' between government
New UN data tool shows 'mismatch' between government aid and places modern slavery exists  UN News

A new interactive data tool created by the UN University Centre for Policy Research, which shows a mismatch between where modern slavery occurs, and where ...


Tue, 02 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell is in Cuba this week
New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell is in Cuba this week  NOLA.com

New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell is taking an unannounced trip to Cuba on official business, but her office is releasing few details about the trip, including its ...


Tue, 02 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
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