Documentary, Education, History

Journey through Slavery

This documentary examines the origins of the Transatlantic slave trade which took place across the Atlantic Ocean between the 16th and 19th centuries. Slavery in the New World was one of the largest forced human migration in recorded history. Part 1 Part 2 Related articles Slavery Alive and Well in the World (lawprofessors.typepad.com) Slavery by… Continue reading Journey through Slavery

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Belize, Education, History

Did you know …Why still a claim?

At the core of Guatemala's claim to Belizean territory is the Anglo-Guatemalan Treaty of 1859. From the British point of view, the agreement simply declared the boundaries of an area Britain already ruled. Those boundaries still exist today. From the Guatemalan point of view, which was developed after the agreement was signed, it was a… Continue reading Did you know …Why still a claim?