Common Myths About Slavery

Oct 28, 2015 at 4:40 pm |

Forget what you thought you knew...

Slavery is a dark mark on the history of the United States. In many ways, the nation is still trying to recover from the damage done to a significant portion of its population and the resulting Civil War. History books, though, have a funny way of distorting the true events of the past…

Slavery Statue

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You didn’t know this about the darkest period in our history…

Check out our slideshow of falsehoods about slavery: