7 Darkest Moments In History That No One Taught Us in History Class

The Transatlantic Slave Trade

1. The Transatlantic Slave Trade

The Transatlantic Slave Trade is accursed with the iniquity of millions of African Slaves who were shipped to the “New World”. The period between the 16th and 19th century proved to be an awful time in history.

The ordeal which lasted over four hundred years saw the rise of the triangular trade link in which the New World, Europe, and Africa participated.

Amid the trading of raw goods, over 12 million African slaves saw themselves among the bounty, being shipped to the New World as tools of labor sentenced to toil in the production of raw goods.

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