Advertising Console

    Slave Trade

    Repost
    explore.org

    by explore.org

    178
    2 740 views
    The west coast of Africa was formerly called the Gold Coast for it rich mineral resources. But in the 1700s, the slave trade made human life the most profitable commodity. Now more than 25 structures - castles, fortresses, and trading posts - dot the coast as a reminder of the terrible crimes of our past, in the hopes that they will never be repeated. Distributed by TubeMogul.

    explore™ (http://explore.org) is a multimedia organization that documents leaders around the world who have devoted their lives to extraordinary causes. Both educational and inspirational, explore creates a portal into the soul of humanity by championing the selfless acts of others.