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Three people in chains, probably somewhere in East-Africa. By 1900, slaves comprised up to one-third of Ethiopia's population. Emperor Haile Selassie officially abolished slavery in 1942.

The 13 amendment abolished slavery. This made everyone in America equal. It stopped people from being superior to another person. I chose this picture because the people are bound in chains just as slavery binds.

1800 Black Cherokee Princess

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togetherinthisdream: Georgia A Kenyan student from ‘s Morehouse College stands underneath a racist sign pinned to a tree. LIFE Magazine Sad part of American history, but slavery and racism played apart of our nations' history.

1930s kids

The History Place - Child Labor in America Lewis Hine Photos - Faces of Lost Youth. Faces of Lost Youth: Adolescent girls from Bibb Mfg. in Macon, Georgia.

Children Mourn Loss Of Mother Ghost Appears 1889 8x10 Reprint Of Old Photo

Children Mourn Loss Of Mother Ghost Appears 1889 8x10 Reprint Of Old Photo

School Bus Overload?:

Ex-slaves, slaves and children of slaves in the American South, 1860 by Okinawa Soba

19th century african americans | 19th-century American Women: Photo Archives -- African American Women ...

Slavery is extremely important to be discussed in an African American Studies course because no conversation about African American's in the United States can be had without discussing slavery and wide reaching impact.

40 Acres and a Mule Would Be at Least $6.4 Trillion Today: What the U.S. Really Owes Black America | Alternet

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

zerodarkpervy:    thegist:    “… in the 20 years since, this emotionally complex photograph of a Klan-robed toddler playfully touching the riot shield of a bemused African-American state trooper has gone uncelebrated and largely unknown.”    (Photographer: Todd Robertson, 1992)

A small white boy touches the riot shield of a black state trooper at a Ku Klux Klan rally in Atlanta, Georgia, 1992 Hard to believe this was taken Raising children in hate.

Bonnie and Clyde. The blonde in the pic.

Hibristofilia - atraccion por el Chico Peligroso.

Bonnie and Clyde Death Photos of Celebrities Famous people of mahatma gandi of famous celebrities of nicole brwon simpson of Divya Bharti of Diana Of kurt Cobain of chris farley of david Carradine

Harlem 1947  by Morris Engel  Found at African Heritage City

1947 African American girls walking the streets of Harlem, NYC, Photo by Morris Engel.

"Cracker"    [click on this image for a short clip and analysis on racism, privilege, and the name 'cracker']

This isn't the accurate reason for the term "redneck", but it's an interesting origin of the slang term "cracker". Wonder if that's also false.

Nov. 25, 1963. This picture will remain a silent strong reminder of the terrible event of Nov. 1963.

One of the most iconic images in American history: On Nov. 1963 ~ his third birthday ~ John Kennedy Jr. salutes the casket of his father, President John F. Kennedy, who was assassinated three days earlier.

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