Slavery ….. Connecting the dots

Finnish Perspective

Hands Tied

After reading this piece in Alternet by Frank JoyceA Visit to the Slavery Museum: How the Legacy of Slavery Is Linked to White Racism Today,I felt I just had to write about it and what has been going through my mind. I know most would like me to get off of this subject but I cannot help but get the feeling that a lot of white folk – especially those who are on the political left – still do not get it. Joyce – who also writes for Salon and has done interviews with Thom Hartman – really does connect some dots that leads right to where we are right now.

He begins with his visit to Old Slave Market Museum in Charleston SC. That this was at one time the location of The Old Slave Market and then how the Slave Market did it’s best…

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