S03 E08: Should descendants of enslaved Africans pay to access genealogical databases?

400 years of systemic identity erasure poses formidable challenges for the descendants of enslaved Africans in the U.S. It can cost thousands of dollars to research just 1 enslaved family line.

In this episode, we discuss the ethics of charging the descendants of the enslaved to uncover their family’s history.

We also include two working examples of enslaved people’s genealogical research.

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