One of the first things that struck me in his article was the fact the so many Black celebrities fame and wealth are talked about in the news and on social media, but only upon in-depth research are you able to find the reality of Black social and economic daily life.
Take when Pope Innocent VIII was on his deathbed inhis doctors used vampire-like technique on 3 boys and had the pope drink their blood. The boys were bled until they died, and the pope died as well.
The article recounts notable doctors of s England digging up bodies to use the bones for medicine. Medical treatments included ingesting flesh, bone, or blood, along with a variety of moss sometimes found on human skulls right up until the late 18th century.
Use of medicines made from blood and other human body parts was widespread in Europe. Fresh blood was used as a cure for epilepsy and other body parts to treat a variety of diseases, including arthritis, warts, diseases of the reproductive system, sciatica, and even teenage acne… One of the books this stuff is documented in Cannibal The History of People Eater s.
Europeans had no ethical or moral issues at all with cannibalism — for example — until the 19th century. The bodies of other humans was just another natural product available for use and recycling. Candles made of human fat were used up until the s.
Thomas Willis, a 17th-century pioneer of brain science, would routinely brewed a drink for apoplexy or bleedingthat mingled powdered human skull and chocolate.
Did other Europeans consider these practices deviant and depraved?
Of course not, after all, a French Franciscan monk of the same time was making marmalade out of human blood, and even wrote a recipe for it. The instructions, in part, read like this: Take the Crusades, for example.
In fact, when Africa had introduced way of writing the white race was oblivious of how to communicate through letters. Yet when the whites of yore got the opportunity of enlightenment it did not take them long to see all other human race as inferior to them even when some of them were aware that that perception was and is still wrong.
They rather went on to introduce human zoos to shame fellow humankind. Negro Village The goal of that was to demonstrate people born in Asia and Africa, and show their primitive and sometimes even savage lifestyle. Such zoos, especially in Germany, had strongly pronounced racist implication, which was taken from the Social Darwinism currents, when people from Africa were often demonstrated together with monkeys in order to show their common origin.
This is the settlement of Iroquoises. People wear their traditional costumes and headwears decorated with feathers.
They adopted Christianity and took German names. It was the way to earn money for them; the family was to clear off debts and needed money. Abraham Ulrikab made notes writing the Inuktuit language; he described all the humiliations that his family underwent.
Ceylonese citizens were also shown at such exhibitions. Negro Village The World Fair presented tin nude in cages, often nude or semi nude. This is a Somalia village, which was demonstrated in Luna Park, St. In toward the end of her life, blind and almost completely paralysed she could talk, and had some ability to move her right armshe was purchased by PT Barnum.Where is it written that any town has a right to survive forever?
It seems to me that a lot of this misunderstands how towns in general — and these towns in particular — came into being.
how state policy has impaired blacks to accumulate wealth, state barriers to black economic self sufficiency homestead laws: give you free land and animals and resources to settle in the west- only white males could get this, white families still reaping the benefits of this.
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Not sure what I'd do without @Kibin - Alfredo Alvarez, student @ Miami University. Exactly what I needed. - Jenna Kraig, student @ UCLA. The racial wealth gap continues to grow not only because of income inequality—whites have more dollars to sock away—but because accumulated wealth is a mechanism for transmitting economic success from generation to generation.