Tuesday, October 02, 2018

Black History: Who Was Roots Really Based On?

Laurence Fishburne in Roots
Everyone remembers Kunte Kinte, the central character in Alex Haley's Roots.  Stolen from Gambia, he was taken in chains to the United States (land of the free) along with thousands, maybe millions, of other Black people.

But whose background really formed the story of Kunte Kinte's upbringing and culture?

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See also: Black History: How to Give the Gift of Knowledge.  

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