Roots’ Reboot Star Says Young Black Men Can Find Strength, Pride in African Lineage: ‘Our History Does Not Begin at Slavery’

A&E and The History Channel have joined forces to launch a remake of Alex Haley’s mini-series, “Roots,” The Huffington Post reports. The reboot will follow the many generations of Haley’s family, starting with the chilling story of Kunta Kinte, a young man from Gambia who was sold into slavery around 1767. Night one of the […]

Source: Roots’ Reboot Star Says Young Black Men Can Find Strength, Pride in African Lineage: ‘Our History Does Not Begin at Slavery’

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