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The Slave Trade

The Slave Trade

During my research, I have come across my fair share of ancestors labeled as mulattos and other racial designations indicating that they may have black ancestry. To help me better understand I bought the book The Slave Trade by Hugh Thomas. As I have mentioned before some people go as …

Our AfroMexican Ancestry

Our AfroMexican Ancestry

Our AfroMexican Ancestry runs deep and traces of our African Ancestry can still be seen today. My mother has always had very thick curly hair and my brother also has it the same way. Before you start judging me let me explain a little more. My tio (uncle) Chema passed …