|Login
Ground News Logo
Oct 20, 2021SUBSCRIBE NOW

Built on the bodies of slaves: how Africa was erased from the history of the modern world

The creation of the modern, interconnected world is generally credited to European pioneers. But Africa was the wellspring for almost everything they achieved – and African lives were the terrible costIt would be unusual for a story that begins in the wrong place to arrive at the right conclusions. And so it is with the history of how the modern world was made.
Built on the bodies of slaves: how Africa was erased from the history of the modern world
9 days ago|Portugal

BIAS COVERAGE DISTRIBUTION

L 100%
The Guardian
ALL ARTICLES
The Guardian
The GuardianL

Built on the bodies of slaves: how Africa was erased from the history of the modern world

The creation of the modern, interconnected world is generally credited to European pioneers. But Africa was the wellspring for almost everything they achieved – and African lives were the terrible costIt would be unusual for a story that begins in the wrong place to arrive at the right conclusions. And so it is with the history of how the modern world was made. Traditional accounts have accorded a primacy to Europe’s 15th-century Age of Discover…

9 days ago|London, United Kingdom
COVERAGE DETAILS

BIAS COVERAGE DISTRIBUTION

L 100%
The Guardian
Total News Sources1Leaning Left1 sourceLeaning Right0 sourcesCenter0 sourcesLast Updated9 days ago
0
TOPICS
SIMILAR STORIES