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Africatown and The Alabama-Benin Trade Forum

  • Aired: 07/18/2017
  • 58:45
  • Rating: NR
Host Dee Dee Sharp and her guests discuss the relationship between Alabama and the African nation of Benin, and how the relationship began with the establishment of Africatown, a community of former slaves. Also known as Africatown USA and Plateau, it is a historic settlement located north of Mobile, Alabama. It was formed by West Africans who were among the last known illegal shipment of slaves t
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