Family Research – English, Scottish and Irish Genealogy

2/11/2006

Interpretations of our past

Some time ago, I went to an exhibition on slavery at the Liverpool Maritime Museum, called Against Human Dignity. As part of the exhibition they had a globe about four feet in diameter with points of light to illustrate the triangular slave trade. Someone had scratched out the country of Guyana, which I interpreted as an attempt to scratch out history, of scratching slavery out of history. for more click here

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