Much of the wealth generated by the transatlantic slave trade supported the creation of industries and institutions in modern North America and Europe. (Photo: iStockphoto / NNPA)

The Transatlantic Slave Trade: 500 Years Later the Diaspora Still Suffers

NNPA NEWSWIRE — “The fact that slavery was underway for a century in South America before introduction in North America is not widely taught nor commonly understood,” said Felicia Davis of the HBCU Green Fund. […read more]