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Tuesday, July 6, 2021

The Rat Cap Podcast: Episode 13

The Rat Cap Podcast: The History of Slavery and the Western Heroes Who Abolished It (libsyn.com)

Slavery has existed everywhere since the beginning of time. The anomaly in human history is not slavery, but the ideas and political systems that uphold individual freedom - movements which should be celebrated. The willful disregard of the actual history of slavery throughout the world and, in particular, the fact that slavery was endemic throughout the African continent for over a thousand years, is an attempt to denigrate the American Founders and to shame, disarm, and ripen the culture for Marxist revolution

References

Africa and Africans in the Making of the Atlantic World, 1400-1800
Slavery in the Asante Empire of West Africa
Slavery in Africa
The History of Slavery