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Rethinking the Gaspee Affair: RI, the Slave Trade, and the American Revolution, By Joey La Neve De Francesco - Shared screen with speaker view
Gail Denomme
01:08:21
me too, that was my question
Christian de Rezendes
01:08:32
Fabulous presentation =)
Kay Whitfield
01:08:37
Thanks very much Joey!
Anita Bruno
01:08:44
I loved the accuracy of the information you shared, without holding out the ugly truths.
Gail Denomme
01:08:51
Great job Joey,
Susan Bouchard
01:09:21
where is the location of the Bowen house?
Christian de Rezendes
01:10:31
Wonderful presentation =)
T Kap
01:10:45
Thank you!
Joey DeFrancesco
01:10:56
joeldefrancesco@gmail.com
T Kap
01:11:04
Any further reading?
Pete Rawlings
01:11:05
Excellent - really enjoyed it.
Noel
01:11:19
Great information and I wish they would teach this info in the schools
Wanda B.
01:11:37
Thank you! Powerful truths.
Peter Hainley
01:11:42
I think you just covered everything so thoroughly!
Beverly Hoegen
01:11:47
I never realised these things before. It actually made me sad.
Christian de Rezendes
01:11:58
There is so much detail to share, and I can appreciate you trying to share as much as possible within the limited time. RI history gets more and more fascinating the more you dive into it.
Joey DeFrancesco
01:12:06
“Dark Work” by Christy Clark-Pujara
Cheryl Paquette
01:12:58
I wasn't aware of Rhode Island's part in slavery. WOW!
Joey DeFrancesco
01:13:08
https://upriseri.com/2020-06-09-gaspee/
Rich Keene
01:13:32
This was the best History Night yet. I thouroughly enjoyed it. Please come back to speak again soon!
Anita Bruno
01:13:36
This information shows us how important removing plantations was and we still have lots of work to do.
RI AFLCIO
01:14:08
Great Job Joey!
Charles
01:14:18
The next time someone asked me what Rhode Island is famous for I'll have pause and refresh my view.
Bert Dubois
01:14:32
So much similarity between politicians, business owners, and illegal activities, and today!
Anita Bruno
01:14:32
Wondering what exactly is celebrated about the Gatsby
Art Bassett
01:14:45
So this was really cool. We were watching Hamilton on Disney and googled Hamilton slave owner and found this article on 11/10 Remarkable https://www.smithsonianmag.com/history/new-research-alexander-hamilton-slave-owner-180976260/
Joey DeFrancesco
01:14:57
Here is Dr Clark Pujara’s book: https://nyupress.org/9781479870424/dark-work/
Noel
01:15:01
in light of the current political race environment I can now understand why the Plantation name was removed from the state docs.
Art Bassett
01:15:17
thanks again!
Genesis Johnson
01:15:45
Thank you!! Great work Joey