Our children in a human zoo in 1958 and the op…

Our children in a human zoo in 1958 and the oppressive spectators are laughing happily.. 🤔
Thursday thoughts? 💭 👀 Deep Racism: The Forgotten History Of Human Zoos Human Zoo or #NegroVillage #Racism is deeply embedded in our culture. #Slavery of African people, ethnic cleansing of Native Americans and colonialist imperialism are seeds that intertwine to create racism that still has impacts today. One example of the sad human history of racism — of colonizers seeing themselves as superior to others — is the long history of human zoos that featured Africans and conquered indigenous peoples, putting them on display in much the same way as animals. People would be kidnapped and brought to be exhibited in human zoos. It was not uncommon for these people to die quickly, even within a year of their captivity. This history is long and deep and continued into the 1950s. Several articles below with lots of photos so we can see the reality of this terrible legacy. KZ Throughout the late 19th century, and well into the 1950′s, Africans and in some cases Native Americans, were kept as exhibits in zoos. Far from a relic from an unenlightened past, remnants of such exhibits have continued in Europe as late as the 2000′s. Throughout the late 19th century, and well into the 1950′s, Africans and in some cases Native Americans, were kept as exhibits in zoos. Far from a relic from an unenlightened past, remnants of such exhibits have continued in Europe as late as the 2000′s. Above photograph is from Brussels, Belgium in 1958. For more read here; https://www.popularresistance.org/deep-racism-the-forgotten-history-of-human-zoos/ #HumanZoos #Belgium #France #AtlanticSlavetrade #FirstNations #indigenous #moderndayslavetrade #blackgirlsrock #blacklivesmatter #blacklove #blackfamily #humanrights #dignity #childhood #freedom #MaMaAfrica #Wombman #Queens #Blackwoman #1love❤️💚💛👆👆🙌🙌 #Rootsreggaehub #humanity #eachoneteachone #legacy #ancestors #historicalfacts #blackhistory