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history of African slavery

This harrowing slavery story left me determined to be my ancestors' voice

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18 October 2020

Roosje was a pregnant slave who was whipped so badly, she miscarried. Pooran Bridgelal shares her traumatic story and explains how it changed his perspective on family history.