Five Things They Don’t Tell You about Slavery
Originally published on National Review
September 5, 2019
It didn’t begin or end in the United States
The same people most obsessed with slavery seem to have little interest in the full scope of its history.
There has been an effort for decades now — although with new momentum lately, as exemplified by the New York Times’ 1619 project — to identify the United States and its founding with slavery.