The purpose of is to illustrate the enormous complex documentation of the slave trade in the Americas from Christopher Columbus to today. Freedom and human equality may be a living thing as is democracy, requiring regeneration to be obtained and retained. While democracy is evolving, Africans in the Americas have not obtained full emancipation and others lack the full exercise of human equality. is working with supporters, universities, historical societies, archives and businesses, seeks to present a source of information to advance the understanding of our history as it develops with democracy in the Americas.