Category: Reclaiming Our Sacred Ground

2019 MARKS 400 YEARS SINCE THE FIRST CAPTURED AFRICANS WERE BROUGHT TO BRITISH-OCCUPIED NORTH AMERICA. IT’S PAST TIME TO RECLAIM SHOCKOE BOTTOM!

John Rolfe, the illegal alien who became famous for marrying the native princess Pocohontas, was also the businessman who introduced a particularly valuable strain of Virginia tobacco to England, thus creating a market that required large-scale agriculture, which in turn required enslaved labor to be profitable.