Sunday, June 17, 2018

Tag: Maroons

The Story of Queen Nanny of the...

Queen Nanny was born in the Ashanti region of present day Ghana in 1686 and kidnapped and forced into slavery in Jamaica. As...

Fearless Black Female Warrior: Queen Nanny of...

Jamaican national hero Queen Nanny was a remarkable woman who became a well-respected spiritual leader of the Jamaican Maroons in the 18th century. Queen Nanny was...

15 Black Uprisings Against European and Arab...

‪Nat Turner's Revolution‬ Nat Turner's rebellion, also called the Southampton Insurrection, is probably the most famous slave uprising in North America. The revolt was brilliantly...