THREE BLOODLINES OF TRAUMA

From ONE EUROPEAN BODY to another during the MIDDLE AGES IMPORTED to the New World by COLONISTS PASSED DOWN by many generations of their descendants

INSTILLED by EUROPEAN COLONISTS into the bodies of “many AFRICANS FORCIBLY IMPORTED as indentured servants, and later as property, to the New World” PASSED DOWN through many generations of their descendants.

Also SPREAD from bodies of EUROPEAN COLONISTS to the bodies of INDIGENOUS PEOPLE and then through their descendants.

From My Grandmother’s Hands: Racialized Trauma and the Pathway to Mending Hearts and Bodies by Resmaa Menakem, #HowtoHeal Book Club Selection, 2nd Tuesdays, February through November, 6 to 7 pm, Barnes & Noble Metrocenter

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