Exclusion of what was actually happening.
Exclusion of the people that were kidnapped and murdered along the way.
Exclusion of other people in the world who had a voice and vision for the world long before Europe as we know it.
Ok, ok. Deep breath. @sam_kean wrote a piece for @sciencemagazine about how European science was largely made possible by the #slavetrade. Sure. But the LANGUAGE IN THIS PIECE is irresponsible and it hurts!!! A thread...https://t.co/mDBWI2jfAX— Rae Wynn-Grant, PhD (@RaeWynnGrant) April 10, 2019
Making history whole means telling the whole history. And because I don't trust people anymore, I'm going to post a photo of it just in case: