Mehcad Brooks - The Origins of Race - Kinetic TypographyA King, a Pope, and a Scholar walk into a bar... and racism was founded If you are interested in this topic, PLEASE listen to this episode, this man is one hell of a speaker: http://www.duncantrussell.com/episodes/2020/6/13/mehcad-brooks Full credit to Duncan Trussell and Mehcad Brooks for the audio above If you want to read a little on it I also recommend this: http://www.sceneonradio.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/SeeingWhite_Part2Transcript.pdf Its a bit long but its a worthwhile read Africa etymology source: https://www.awaytoafrica.com/know-african-roots/ Image Credits if it is not listed assume it is from the Smithsonian open free to use public domain archive (https://www.si.edu/openaccess) or my own work (aka the background photo) Coin: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Cruzade_d%27Alphonse_V_dit_l%27africain.jpg cgb / CC BY-SA (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0) Zurara: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Zurara.jpg Susete Evaristo / FAL Timbuktu manuscripts: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Timbuktu#/media/File:Timbuktu-manuscripts-astronomy-mathematics.jpg Unknown author / Public domain Berber Trade with Timbuktu: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Berber_Trade_with_Timbuktu_1300s.jpg Public Domain Background during dutch trading companies: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:SA_3025-De_binnenplaats_van_de_Beurs_van_Hendrick_de_Keyser.jpg Job Adriaenszoon Berckheyde / Public domain Background after that: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Vermeer-view-of-delft.jpg#globalusage Public Domain Slave: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Renty_an_African_slave.jpg Louis Agassiz / Public domain A truly great supporting cast: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Mutiny_bounty_20.jpg Trailer screenshot / Public domain Boat background: https://www.si.edu/object/beached-fishing-boat:chndm_1917-17-1 Public Domain Other boat background: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Naues_Mercatori%C3%A6_Hollan_--_dic%C3%A6_per_Indias_Occidentales_(Dutch_West_Indiaman)_MET_DP823416.jpg Wenceslaus Hollar / CC0 Bartolomé de las Casas: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bartolom%C3%A9_de_las_Casas#/media/File:Fray_Bartolom%C3%A9_de_las_Casas.jpg Public Domain I picked him as an example, albeit I note his history is a bit controversial. I think he is a good example of something hard to find; someone who advocated for the slave trade, and then during the early-mid 1500s after seeing the atrocities spoke out against both the slavery of Indigenous peoples in the Americas (a more popular anti-slavery movement) and African people (much harder to find at the time). Dutch East India flags: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dutch_East_India_Company#/media/File:Flag_of_the_Dutch_East_India_Company.svg Public Domain https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dutch_West_India_Company#/media/File:Flag_of_the_Dutch_West_India_Company.svg Public Domain Gutenberg press: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Johannes_Gutenberg#/media/File:Printer_in_1568-ce.png Public Domain Printing Press: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Printing_press_in_Albrecht-D%C3%BCrer-Haus_02.JPG takomabibelot / CC BY (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0) Paper animation help: https://forums.creativecow.net/docs/forums/post.php?forumid=227&postid=7942 Scared white man: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Lincoln%27s_Last_Warning_(Pres._Lincoln_about_to_cut_down_tree_(slavery)_-_warning_a_man_to_come_down_from_the_tree)_LCCN99614200.jpg Miscellaneous Items in High Demand, PPOC, Library of Congress / Public domain BLM: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Black_Lives_Matter#/media/File:Black_Lives_Matter_logo.svg Public Domain --------- My Website: https://kaimedinae.wixsite.com/notkia