"Farai Chideya talks with Anne Farrow, co-author of the book *Complicity: How the North Promoted, Prolonged, and Profited from Slavery, which reveals the history of the Northern slave market, and the stories of many of those who were bought, sold and survived."
Listen to this NPR interview here.
It's important we remember all of our history. As the author notes, "history has been so hidden."
*This book was published in 2005 and you can read a review of the book here. . . "it is an effort to counter-balance a myth about Northern virtue." (Emphasis mine.)
Why does this myth yet flourish?