The tragic yet resilient story of Igbo slaves who committed mass suicide off U.S. coast in 1803

The stories of slave resistance, many of us know, have to do with bloodshed, violence, and destruction. But there are other acts of resistance whose stories are worth being told. Take that of ‘The Igbo Landing’ also called the Ibo Landing, Ebo Landing, or Ebos Landing. The Igbo Landing is a historic site at Dunbar … Continue reading The tragic yet resilient story of Igbo slaves who committed mass suicide off U.S. coast in 1803