The Belgian human zoo sounds exactly like the St. Louis equivalent just a few years later.
Organizers of the St. Louis World’s Fair believed human zoos would “shed light on the theory evolved by Darwin as regards the evolution of the human race.”
Croft ultimately had the worse of the argument on substance, as I intend to show over several forthcoming posts.
Where did many white people of the past get the wicked idea that their lives matter more than black lives?
Ota Benga’s protest — “I am a man! I am a man!” — summarizes the very best message of the Black Lives Matter movement.