John Brown, US Slavery and Segregated Churches: A Christian Historian Offers Perspective

John Brown, US Slavery and Segregated Churches: A Christian Historian Offers Perspective

Slavery made the US wealthy, and racist policies since have blocked African American wealth-building. Can we calculate the economic damage?

Slavery made the US wealthy, and racist policies since have blocked African American wealth-building. Can we calculate the economic damage?

Yes, it is in your own backyard. Do NOT turn a blind eye to the injustice around you. Keep alert and report any tips to the human trafficking hotline: 1-888-3737-888

Yes, it is in your own backyard. Do NOT turn a blind eye to the injustice around you. Keep alert and report any tips to the human trafficking hotline: 1-888-3737-888

Human trafficking happens everywhere. Just check out this map of human trafficking trends in the United States.

Human trafficking happens everywhere. Just check out this map of human trafficking trends in the United States.

This is for the US, of course. Still, very interesting stats. I think I'll follow up with the sources for these stats. I'm very curious about those "other" categories.

Who are the victims?

This is for the US, of course. Still, very interesting stats. I think I'll follow up with the sources for these stats. I'm very curious about those "other" categories.

Julee Panton (1700s-1800s)  African American Property Owner in the 1800s  Julee Panton lived in Pensacola, Florida, at a time when slavery was legal. A free woman, Panton earned a living by making candles and by baking.    Many people believe that Panton spent the money she earned to buy the freedom of enslaved African Americans. When they were free, she helped them set up better lives.

Julee Panton (1700s-1800s) African American Property Owner in the 1800s Julee Panton lived in Pensacola, Florida, at a time when slavery was legal. A free woman, Panton earned a living by making candles and by baking. Many people believe that Panton spent the money she earned to buy the freedom of enslaved African Americans. When they were free, she helped them set up better lives.

An incredibly comprehensive guide to the beautiful plantations along the river road, Louisiana. Use these ideas for planning a road trip in Louisiana that includes history and the beauty of the Old South.

Louisiana Plantations Guide: 12 Louisiana River Road Plantations

An incredibly comprehensive guide to the beautiful plantations along the river road, Louisiana. Use these ideas for planning a road trip in Louisiana that includes history and the beauty of the Old South.

1860 Slaves on a S.C. Plantation. These look like they may be the Magnolia Plantation, just outside of Charleston. If yes, the cabins still stand are available for viewing. It's very moving.

1860 Slaves on a S.C. Plantation. These look like they may be the Magnolia Plantation, just outside of Charleston. If yes, the cabins still stand are available for viewing. It's very moving.

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