The goals of psychiatry and psychology, as revealed by quotes of key leaders and theorists
Was the First American Slave Owner a Black Man? We research this claim for accuracy and provide insight into a small part of the history of slavery.
Freedom’s Story is made possible by a grant from the Wachovia Foundation. Freedom’s Story Advisors and Staff Slave Resistance . James H. Sweet
history. of the. negro race in america. _from 1619 to 1880._ negroes as slaves, as soldiers, and as citizens; together with. a preliminary consideration of …
Slavery in ancient Rome played an important role in society and the economy. Besides manual labor, slaves performed many domestic services, and might be employed at highly skilled jobs and professions.
Social Movement Lessons From the British Antislavery Movement: Focused on Applications to the Movement Against Animal Farming
Child labour; Child soldiers; Conscription; Debt; Forced marriage. Bride buying; Wife selling; Forced prostitution; Human trafficking; Peonage; Penal labour; Sexual slavery
A black American writer, J. Saunders Redding, describes the arrival of a ship in North America in the year 1619: Sails furled, flag drooping at her rounded stern, she rode the tide in from the sea.
Michael Munger of Duke University talks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about how attitudes in the American South toward slavery evolved over time and what we can learn from that evolution about the role culture plays in our lives.
The past few Sundays have featured the November theme of the Four Last Things: Death, Judgment, Heaven, and Hell. In today’s Gospel we are reminded that we will one day have to account for our use of the gifts and resources that God has given us. But today’s readings do more than that; they also ...
The Fair for Its Day trope as used in popular culture. Something from the past that seems like a huge load of Values Dissonance. It seems laden with, say, a …
Every so often I get a question about slavery in the Bible, or someone sends me a 'spoof' of the biblical Mosaic regulations concerning 'slavery'.
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Energy and the Human Journey: Where We Have Been; Where We Can Go. By Wade Frazier . Version 1.2, published May 2015. Version 1.0 published September 2014.