interrogate the impact of slavery

 

This week you will interrogate the impact of slavery on the lives of enslaved Africans and their descendants. Please answer the following questions:

1. Reading the life stories of Frederick Douglass and William Green what forms of resistance did you witness in their engagement with the slave system and their slave masters? How did this resistance impact larger society during this period?

2. Watch the following video and provide your analysis of the impact of the Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade and slavery on society today.