Juneteenth: The US commemorates the arrival of the first African slaves in 1619

Juneteenth: The US commemorates the arrival of the first African slaves in 1619

While the rest of the world had long engaged in the forced servitude of people throughout #history, #America was introduced to the first #African #slaves by Dutch merchants in 1619, which spiraled into more than two hundred years of economic reliability on slaves. The history of american slavory with news sketching by #AdelGastel.

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