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History of American Slavery
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America's defining institution, as told through the lives of nine enslaved people. Enjoy this free preview of this multi-part Slate Academy series with acclaimed historians and writers, alongside Slate's Jamelle Bouie and Rebecca Onion. For the full course, join Slate Plus at slate.com/academyplus
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4.0 stars from 49 ratings
This podcast should be removed!!!
Shame on you all!!! And that’s all I will comment because y’all are insensitive as hell! Smh These were the lives of humans who were forced into slavery! F——You!
PekanPie2411 via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 09/17/19
A tad insensitive
I really wanted to love this but I think the laughter is so disrespectful. There is good content here but laughing at such brutal experiences is offensive to listeners...especially listeners of color.
JN. Broo via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 07/09/19
Absolute Reality
This is an amazing podcast. It is not the ‘say-all’ for what happened, but rather a great starting point for learning about this dark history. The only people who seem to have a problem with our true history are those unwilling to do the research. It’s sad that some people take so much pride in...Read full review »
Michelle and Doug via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 05/24/19
Recent Episodes
This is a free preview of Reconstruction, a Slate Academy. Learn more at Slate.com/Reconstruction.Episode 1: Experiments in Land-owning: Davis Bend and Cameron PlaceSome freedpeople ended up owning parcels of the land they had worked when enslaved. Some formed intentional communities to farm it....
Published 10/31/17
This is a free full episode preview of The History of American Slavery, our inaugural Slate Academy. To access all features of the Academy and to learn more about enrolling, visit Slate.com/Academy In Episode 6 of The History of American Slavery, a Slate Academy, hosts Rebecca Onion and Jamelle...
Published 08/30/15
This is a free full episode preview of The History of American Slavery, our inaugural Slate Academy. Enroll now to access all features of the Academy. Visit Slate.com/Academy to learn more.  In this bonus edition of The History of American Slavery, a Slate Academy, special guest Dr. Henry Louis...
Published 07/28/15
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