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Brazil



Canada



France

  • Le Monde, Dec. 19, 2010: La Mémoiredes Canabady
  • Le Monde, Nov. 26, 2010: Quelques enseignements de l'histoire à méditer avant Cancun…


Ghana

  • VibeGhana.com, Oct. 10, 2010: The JUBILEE HOUSE For A MUSEUM; What Are We SMOKING?
  • GhanaWeb, May 3, 2010: The Truth Behind The Slave Trade
  • ModernGhana.com, July 21, 2009: Slave trade: The case of the North
  • The New York Times, Dec. 27, 2005: Ghana's Uneasy Embrace of Slavery's Diaspora

Haiti

  • Le Nouvelliste, Oct. 4, 2010: Elodie Barthélemy: l'expression de l'enracinement et de la mémoire
  • Le Nouvelliste, Aug. 18, 2010: Insurection générale des esclaves de Saint-Domingue, révolution et... liquidation
  • Le Nouvelliste, Aug. 12, 2010: La cérémonie du Bois-Caïman, un exemple de solidarité et d'unification


Nigeria



Sénégal

  • Le Nouvelliste, Dec. 30, Gorée se vit et se sent chez les Haïtiens


U.K.



Louisiana




U.S.



Virginia (U.S.)

Slavery and public school textbooks

  • Washington Post, Dec. 29 2010: Error-filled Textbooks Prompt Va. to Call for Revamped Approval Process
  • Richmond Times-Dispatch, Oct. 26 2010: Textbook's Civil War Claim Exposes Issues with Process
  • AHA Today, Oct. 25, 2010: Historical Malpractice and the Writing of Textbooks
  • Washington Post, Oct. 20, 2010: Textbook Clash in Virginia over Civil War

Slavery and the commemoration of the U.S. Civil War


Richmond Burial Ground

  • Richmond Times-Dispatch, Dec. 24, 2010: Burial Site May Change Hands, but Its Future Remains Unresolved
  • Richmond Times-Dispatch, Dec. 23, 2010: Governor Seeks Transfer of Slave Burial Ground to City
  • Richmond Times-Dispatch, Oct. 10, 2010: El-Amin Sues VCU over Slave Burial Ground

Race in Richmond



Georgia (U.S.)

Representation of slavery in public places

  • Richmond Times-Dispatch, Dec. 30, 2010: Georgia Official Boots Slave Art
  • Boston Globe, Dec. 29, 2010: Slavery Paintings Coming Down from Atlanta Office




South Carolina (U.S.)

Civil War commemoration

  • Boston Globe, Dec. 21, 2010: S.C. secession gala is target of protest
  • The Guardian, Dec. 21, 2010: Spirit of the south still stands as South Carolinians mark 150 years of secession
  • The Guardian, Dec. 21, 2010: 'Secession ball' marks start of American civil war with champagne and dancing