Black Abolitionists and the end of the transatlantic slave trade

The story of those who worked tirelessly to end slavery in the 19th century cannot be told without giving due prominence to Black abolitionists like Mary Prince, Phyllis Wheatley, Ottobah Cugoano and Olaudah Equiano. Linda Ali traces the history of resistance and rebellion.   The Abolition of the Slave Trade Act (1807) gave the Church … More Black Abolitionists and the end of the transatlantic slave trade

His name IS Malcom X born on May 19, 1925

Malcolm X was born Malcolm Little on May 19, 1925 in Omaha, Nebraska. His mother, Louise Norton Little, was a homemaker occupied with the family’s eight children. His father, Earl Little, was an outspoken Baptist minister and avid supporter of Black Nationalist leader Marcus Garvey. Earl’s civil rights activism prompted death threats from the white … More His name IS Malcom X born on May 19, 1925