In honor of Juneteenth (since national attention is now on it), here’s ex-slaves talk about slavery in America.
From an ABC report back in 1999…
If you want further insight, check our book recommendations:
- The Half Has Never Been Told: Slavery and the Making of American Capitalism
- Heart and Soul: The Story of America and African Americans
- Black Fortunes: The Story of the First Six African Americans Who Survived Slavery and Became Millionaires