Running, Revolting, Resisting: A Look into the Resistance of enslaved Africans during Enslavement

For over four hundred years, African people in North America have been subjected to many different forms of enslavement, oppression, and exploitation.  The injustices practiced in this country date back to the beginning of the African Diaspora, being mistreated on “slave ships” and in the colonies.  But despite the horrid circumstances through which African people … More Running, Revolting, Resisting: A Look into the Resistance of enslaved Africans during Enslavement

More Than Just a Game: Examining the Exploitation of the Black Male Athlete

Introduction The exploitation of Black men has been a reality in America since the first slave ship docked from Africa.  Since then, black men have been used, not only for the economic gain of their oppressor, but as a cruel and degrading form of entertainment.  The lynching of Black people, the burning of Black bodies, … More More Than Just a Game: Examining the Exploitation of the Black Male Athlete