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"Descendants" radio series connections to slavery
« on: Friday 28 May 21 21:23 BST (UK) »
First of 7 programmes on Radio 4 today, Friday 11 a.m. and on BBC Sounds.
Presenter Yrsa Daley-Ward "introduces us to an international network of lives connected through the history of slavery".
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Re: "Descendants" radio series connections to slavery
« Reply #1 on: Friday 28 May 21 23:08 BST (UK) »
First of 7 programmes on Radio 4 today, Friday 11 a.m. and on BBC Sounds.
Presenter Yrsa Daley-Ward "introduces us to an international network of lives connected through the history of slavery".
Listened it was excellent, and an amazing twist at the end. Highly recommended.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/m000wdgh

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Re: "Descendants" radio series connections to slavery
« Reply #2 on: Friday 28 May 21 23:54 BST (UK) »
First episode began with Jan Reid whose parents are from Jamaica.
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-bristol-57143171
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