Adoption, Prison, Slavery: Oscars 2015

By Lara: I didn’t watch every minute of Sunday’s Oscars since it’s veered off from being a dignified award show to a show of egos of the Hollyweird. Last night’s shining moment was the song GLORY. After Glory, Selma actor in tears READ VOX After receiving the Oscar for Best Song for “Glory” from Selma, […]

Trace talks Human Trafficking on Whisper n Thunder Radio

By Lara/ Trace I was at the SLAVERY Conference at Yale mentioned in the “Historians against Slavery” post and will be speaking about Human Trafficking with Russ Leticia tomorrow on Blog Talk Radio! DETAILS:  Wednesday, January 22nd, 2014, 9 PM EST come join in the chat room, or call in # is (626) 213-5611. Join […]

Historians against Slavery: Tiya Miles

Using History to Make Slavery History, Guest Post by Tiya Miles SOURCE In this special guest post, Tiya Miles, professor of history at the University of Michigan, a 2011 MacArthur Foundation Fellowship winner, and founder of ECO Girls, shares her thoughts on a recent conference connecting the history of enslavement to the continuation of unjust […]