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BlackProGen LIVE: Ep 60: Indian in My Family: DNA, Identity, and the Making of Africans in America

“As millions have learned their genetic ancestry, historical narratives are continually being challenged. Episode 60 will discuss how genetic genealogy is now informing how people of color identify and how the information is changing the established narratives about American history.”

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Black Slaves, Red Masters

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Most people don’t know Native American tribes owned slaves. On African American Lives 2, Actor Don Cheadle discovered his family was owned by the Chickasaw Nation. In the video below News anchor Sam Ford explores his family’s relationship with the Cherokee Nation as well as the relationship of many African American’s families and Native American tribes.

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