In 2017, top clergy and officials from the Society of Jesus and Georgetown University apologized for selling 272 enslaved Black people to three Louisiana plantations in 1838. Elton Wright-Trusclair and other descendants say the apology and atonement gestures that followed were not enough.
Author Archives: Lee Hawkins
Lee Hawkins Journalist, Musician & Author of Nobody's Slave: How Uncovering My Family's History Set Me Free. A special correspondent for American Public Media.