slave trade

Nancy Pelosi kente cloth
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Jeff Katz
June 18, 2020 - 3:17 pm
The kente cloths worn by Nancy Pelosi and other Democrats were originally worn by African slave traders. Oops! Click here to read more.
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In this April 10, 2018 photo, a Jamestown Rediscovery Foundation archeologist shows artifacts and discusses what they know about one of the first enslaved Africans to live in English North America in Jamestown, Va.(AP Photo/Steve Helber)
(AP Photo/Steve Helber)
August 28, 2018 - 2:13 pm
By BEN FINLEY , Associated Press JAMESTOWN, Va. (AP) — On a recent afternoon, tour guide Justin Bates pointed to the spot where historic Jamestown's legislature first convened in July 1619. He then gestured toward another nearby spot where some of the first slaves in English North America arrived a...
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