Category Archives: Civil Rights

Unvarnished History: Slavery Museum in Liverpool

“They will remember that we were sold, but not that we were strong. They will remember that we were bought, but not that we were brave.” — William Prescott, 1837, former slave. We will remember. I was moved by the … Continue reading

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Movie to Watch About Abolitionist Movement in Scottish/English History

“Based on a true story, Belle follows the story of an Dido Elizebeth Belle, the illegitimate mixed race daughter of a Royal Navy Admiral. Raised by her aristocratic great-uncle Lord Mansfield and his wife, Belle’s lineage affords her certain privileges, … Continue reading

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