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Haitian Revolution to Black Lives Matter: A History of Suppressing the Black Voice
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Haitian Revolution to Black Lives Matter: A History of Suppressing the Black Voice

By Francois Thermitus The call for protest and rebellion against  French slave owners, which subsequently ended  French tyranny over Haitians, challenged the status quo and  became the first iconic symbol of a successful black protest and revolution. Nonetheless, this great feat by  Haitian slaves was not welcomed and accepted by most whites at the time, mainly…

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