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  • Blogs

    February 3, 2014

    Black Babies Used as Alligator Bait in Florida

    It has been pretty well documented recently that, during slavery and into the 20th century, black babies were used as alligator bait in North and Central Florida. A guy in Sanford, near Orlando, told this story to a researcher. He said he had heard it from his grandfather. The slaves who had bab ... More >>

  • Music

    February 3, 2000

    Altamont Revisited

    Even the Love Generation had its festival of hate

  • Film

    April 1, 1999