published on 26 April 2021
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Here in the United States, when we think about the term "slavery" we think about the transatlantic slave trade and the institution of chattel slavery. But this wasn't the only type of enslavement that took place in the Americas and the Caribbean. Today Danielle looks at the complicated history surrounding the European enslavement of Indigenous peoples.
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Origin of Everything is a show about the undertold histories and cultural dialogues that make up our collective story. From the food we eat, to the trivia and fun facts we can’t seem to get out of our heads, to the social issues we can’t stop debating, everything around us has a history. Origin of Everything is here to explore it all. We like to think that no topic is too small or too challenging to get started.
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Everything, O. O. (2021, April 26). Did Europeans Enslave Native Americans?. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/video/2491/did-europeans-enslave-native-americans/
Everything, Origin Of. "Did Europeans Enslave Native Americans?." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified April 26, 2021. https://www.worldhistory.org/video/2491/did-europeans-enslave-native-americans/.
Everything, Origin Of. "Did Europeans Enslave Native Americans?." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 26 Apr 2021. Web. 19 May 2022.