This week's webinar looks at slavery in the New World and then goes deeper into the complicity of African Kingdoms. As I researched this topic I was shocked by the level of slave trade perpetrated by the Moslems in Europe, Asia, and Africa. I finish with the current statistics for modern day slavery.
Continuation on slavery.
How does Christianity compare with other world religions when it comes to the abolition of slavery? Look at history through the len of the Holy Spirit.
How did the Enlightenment - the Age of Reason and Science lead to racism? Out of the necessity to to explain the diversity of the colors of mankind, Europeans developed pseudo-scientific explanations that resolved the cognitive dissonance of their cruel behaviors. Superiority vs innate inferiority! These generational beliefs influenced medicine, research, and produced the Eugenics Movement with forced sterilizations and ultimately led to abortion.