History Channel’s ‘Roots’ Paints Picture of Rich African Culture Spoiled by Slavery
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History Channel’s ‘Roots’ Paints Picture of Rich African Culture Spoiled by Slavery

  The Monday night premier of History Channel’s “Roots” Part One gave African Americans several generations removed from their cultural traditions a look at a dynamic African heritage before it is viciously ripped away in its ultra-violent, 21st century portrayal of slavery. The network gave viewers an audio-visual glimpse of a splendid home culture through … Continue reading