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In August of 1619, a ship carrying more than 20 enslaved Africans arrived in the English colony of Virginia. America was not yet America, but this was the moment it began. No aspect of the country that would be formed here has been untouched by the 250 years of slavery that followed. On the 400th an

Artist The New York Times

Track Count 7


Price $0

Release Date 10/12/19

Explicitness Clean

Country USA


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