Our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy have changed. We think you'll like them better this way.

Black Thoughts and Theory: The Radio Show- Slave Rebellions in the Islands

  • Broadcast in Politics
  • 0 comments
MelaninAndPower Radio Network

MelaninAndPower Radio Network

×  

Follow This Show

If you liked this show, you should follow MelaninAndPower Radio Network.
h:791023
s:8105369
archived

"I would rather die upon yonder gallows than live in slavery!"

 

~ Samuel "Daddy" Sharpe, 1832

 

These are the words of a brother who had enough of white supremacy and racial injustice in Jamaica. Arguably, Samuel Sharpe's actions would not only lead the emancipation of that island, but all slaves across the British Empire.

 

Join Alex Primo and Asha Zuri Thursday, Dec 3 at 9 pm EST, as we explore and discuss Slave Rebellions in the Islands. Stories that are seldom shared in America will be told this week on our show. We will discuss slaves organizing and fighting to remove unjust servitude on various islands including St. Johns, Haiti, St. Lucia, and Jamaica just to name a few. Let no man lie to you, we fought, and fought hard to gain freedom. Whether we won or lost our people fought back however they could in every venue.

 

In addition to that brother Dennis Jefferson will be dropping by with another Healthy Matters update.

 

You can call in to speak with your hosts at (917)889-2830

 

OR

 

You can log on and listen to the live broadcast here.

 

And Remember, Keep It Real And Keep It On Point. #One

Comments

 comments