An Anniversary That Needs To Be Remembered

posted by Judge_Burke @ 21:29 PM
August 26, 2019

This year marks the 400th anniversary of slavery in America and groups across the country are gathering to reflect on the solemn occasion. This past  weekend, thousands of people met at Point Comfort in Virginia where the first ship carrying enslaved Africans arrived on British American soil in 1619. The three-day program included talks, prayers and remembrances, and ended with a four-minute series of four bell tolls: One for each century of African American history and culture.

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