According to Lydia Maria Child in her book Authentic Anecdotes of Slavery a mother beheaded her children in 1834 rather than have them sold away from her.
The following comes to us from the Anti-Slavery Record volume I September 1835, Second Edition Number 9 in an entry entitled “THE DOCTRINE OF THE BIBLE IN REGARD TO SLAVERY:” This is evidence proving slavery is anti-Christian. Therefore, those who enslave others are the anti-Christ. Isaiah 58:6 – Break every yoke undo the heavy burdens and let… More The Bible on slavery: if Slavery is anti-Christian are enslavers the Antichrist?
In 1896 the [United States] Supreme Court’s decision in Plessy v. Ferguson legalized racial segregation, so that a legally racialized nation was confirmed. Notions of the race inferiority of non-European-origin populations stemmed from the fear of the genetic annihilation* of European-origin populations. Northern European intellectuals feared racial annihilation by way of miscegenation with non-European populations,… More On the ‘Fear of Genetic Annihilation.’
We don’t want to be integrated out of power; we want to be integrated in power.… More Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.: “The Necessity for Temporary Segregation”