But indentured servants continues for other groups. It is only the Africans that turned into slaves.

But indentured servants continues for other groups. It is only the Africans that turned into slaves.

I was taught that George Washington chopped down a cherry tree as a boy but when his father caught him, he told the truth.

“I cannot tell I lie. I did it.”

This can’t possibly be more distorted than what American children regularly receive as part of our patriotic education.

At least this has historical foundations. A lot of the crap in US history textbooks is just passed down from the last generation of textbook.

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Thank you. It’s going to be an odd read because it’s making a persuasive argument and of course many won’t be persuaded.

But I’ve never heard a cohesive history of America as told from a black American perspective. I only heard the standard white history. So, this will be interesting.

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