Black History for Beginners | The Slaves who Battled Britain

Jamaica’s civil uprising of 1765 is one of the great stories of Black people pushing for freedoms during the peak of transatlantic enslavement. It is an unfamiliar history of how a hero took matters into his own hands in a courageous effort to achieve racial justice and equality. There were many great Black leaders of freedom movements in the modern era; but is Tacky the greatest unsung hero of them all?

This talk is suitable for you if you

  • are inspired and motivated by learning about the inspirational people and historical events that make up where we are today
  • want to develop your knowledge and understanding of Black History
  • are new to exploring family history
  • have some experience searching for your ancestors and
  • want to know about other sources of information
  • have started and you’re having problems furthering your search
  • want to develop your knowledge and understanding of Black History.