African Diapsora - Slave Trade

Today's African Diaspora is a mixture of willing and unwilling migration from the African continentTrans Atlantic Slave TRade

What is the African Diaspora?
The dispersion of Africans during and after the trans-Atlantic slave trade and others enroute to India as slaves and source of labor. People of African descent with their own communities outside the African continent are also referred to as being part of the Diaspora. This includes, brothers and sisters now in The Americas(new world), Europe, India and Australia. The Origin The dispersion and spreading of African people originally belonging to one nation and having a common culture. From the word "diaspeirein" Latin for disperse, From the word "Dia - + speirein" Greek for scatter or sow and from the word "spora" Greek for sowing or reproduction and spreading.Trans Atlantic Slave TRade

Who Is a Slave?

A bond servant, or person who is wholly subject to the will of another or a human being who is the property of another and total domination of any power.

What is Slavery?

The state or condition of being a slave, a civil relationship whereby one person has absolute power over another and controls the liberty and fortune.. The subjection of a person to another person especially in being forced into work without any rewards

Origin Of Slavery.

Slavery has being around as long as the human race itself In the Bible the Jews were being enslaved by the Egyptians From ears ago. The Great Pyramids of Egypt were built by slave labor. Ancient Greek and Roman Empires had more slaves than freed men when they were in their glory days.

Domestic Slaves

About 1500 - I 500 AD, traffic in Negro slaves was the most important trade between Europe and West Africa . In West Africa and other parts of the world, slavery was a recognized institution. Slaves were employed by Kings, Chiefs and wealthy people had slave known as 'Domestic Slaves" as compared to "Plantation Slaves". Most Domestic slaves were obtained by families unable to pay their debts or for wrongful doings. They were allowed to marry and raise their own families like in some remote areas of Mauritania West Africa this (summer 1998).(Slavery still exists in Mauritania, West Africa - 1998). Domestic slaves in certain parts were accepted as part of the masters family and most cases led to easy and fast freedomTrans Atlantic Slave TRade

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