AUG. 11: BERNICE KING/JANE ELLIOTT
August 11, 2020
Today at 11pm BST (7pm EST) on YouTube, Twitter, Facebook.
Bernice King is the CEO of Martin Luther King Center for Nonviolent Social Change.
Jane Elliott is the 86 year anti-racism educator behind the famous “Blue Eyes, Brown Eyes” exercise.
SLAVE CODES: SLAVERY LEGISLATION IN THE SWEDISH AND DANISH EMPIRES
The African slaves were considered as treacherous and evil, not deserving to be considered human.
SLAVE CODES: SLAVERY LEGISLATION IN ENGLISH AND FRENCH EMPIRES
What emerged from the articles of the Barbadian Code was, in conclusion, a system of regulation of slavery designed to control the entire workforce, built on the conviction that primitives and barbarian Africans were naturally destined to be slaves because of their inferiority from a cultural and racial point of view.