Friday, July 19, 2019

Tag: slavery in the north

10 Slave Codes That Were Designed to...

Slaves codes, state laws that placed harsh restrictions on enslaved Africans' already limited freedoms, gave white owners absolute power. The purpose of slave codes...

10 Slave Codes That Were Designed To...

Enslaved Blacks and Africans did not readily accept slavery. There were many uprisings where white settlers were slain or injured, in the South and...

Erased from History? 10 Things You Didn’t...

While the enslavement of African people was undoubtedly one of the central features of the Southern economy for nearly two centuries, it shouldn't be...