Her 30 years of research led her to create Our Black Ancestry in 2007 to help others trace their family histories.
The bigger issue is: Why is the mere mention of slavery still so taboo and inflammatory?
Half a million were transported to America and two hundred thousand went to Europe.
One begs the question, why does the country with the smaller statistic for culpability possess the worst state of race relations in the world more than 200 years after the slave trade was abolished and more than 150 years after its slaves were emancipated?
You have the eyes and ears of the nation tuned in your direction.
Use that spotlight to promote dialogue that addresses the state of affairs in the country we all so dearly love and help jump start the healing.