What the Textbooks Don’t Tell Us About The Atlantic Slave Trade: An Animated Video Fills In Historical Gaps
The scale of the Atlantic Slave Trade is hard to imagine. It can be tempting to minimize it in order to alleviate some anxiety. One way of minimizing slavery assumes a kind of innocence in the enterprise, an “everybody was doing it” attitude. But, of course, not everyone in Europe profited from the kidnapping, sale, […]
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