From Teaching Tolerance: A New Short Doc on Indigenous Slavery | Classroom Videos

Source: Teaching Hard History: American Slavery | Classroom Videos

I was a little dismayed to note that among the “best” things that happened to me today was learning about the extent of indigenous slavery, which was more prevalent in the New England colonies than African slavery until 1720!  But it’s the truth!  This beautifully produced, 12-minute documentary is a suitable conversation starter for ANY classroom where the history of slavery, or themes of inequality are talked about.

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