King Amador – Resistance to the Portuguese enslavement.

Amador led a major slave revolt in 1595 on the island of São Tomé that came close to…

Solitude – La mulatresse solitude

Commonly remembered in Guadeloupe as “la mulâtresse Solitude” (“Solitude the Mulatto Woman”), Solitude has become a legendary figure…

Phillis Wheatley

Poet, considered a founder of African American literature, was born around 1753, probably among the Fulani peoples living…

RUFINA – Illegally enslaved twice

An African woman illegally enslaved twice, first in Africa and then in Uruguay. Although it cannot be known…

James Bannerman

James Bannerman was a prominent trader and slave-owner in Ghana in the first half of the nineteenth century.…

Chapter 14th: African Lisbon Tour

A wonderful serenity has taken possession of my entire soul, like these sweet mornings of spring which I…

EU PARLIAMENT CALLS FOR ‘REPARATIONS FOR CRIMES AGAINST HUMANITY’ TO AFRO-EUROPEANS

A wonderful serenity has taken possession of my entire soul, like these sweet mornings of spring which I…

The National Bank of the Netherland linked with slavery

A wonderful serenity has taken possession of my entire soul, like these sweet mornings of spring which I…

BATEPA MASSACRE UNDER THE PORTUGUESE COLONIZATION

A wonderful serenity has taken possession of my entire soul, like these sweet mornings of spring which I…

Remember: First Major Race Riot in Portugal: 1976

A wonderful serenity has taken possession of my entire soul, like these sweet mornings of spring which I…