The first slave transaction in Canada was over a child. But records suggest Olivier Le Jeune was eventually bought and sold into a better life.
When I hear this story, what comes to my mind is the following quote from Mary McLeod Bethune:
“The drums of Africa still beat in my heart. They will not let me rest while there is a single Negro boy or girl without a chance to prove his worth.”
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Black History Month is only celebrated in North America and in the UK. Do you think it should be celebrated all over the world?