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Who am I?

(May 24, 2018) — I am Kim Cook. I have a Ph.D. in Sociology and have always been interested in social history. I was born and raised in New England and have heard stories about our colonial ancestors for all of my life. As…

May 24, 2018

May 24, 2018 Slavery. American style chattel slavery. The ugly truth of American history was that millions of people, mostly with African heritage, and some who were Indigenous people, were held in bondage with no hope of gaining freedom, and subject to the brutality…

The Journey Begins

Thanks for joining me .. I appreciate your presence here. Often the ocean voyage was turbulent rather than peaceful as this image portrays, but I still like this image since ocean voyages impacted us all (in very different ways, of course). And the distant…