Like Oklahoma, Alaska has its own unique ties to American racism.
The American Secretary of State William H Seward once wrote a remarkable letter to the American President, Abraham Lincoln. The letter was a plea to
Like many other white men of his time, Seward was greatly concerned that the American Civil War would result in the freedom of the 23 million African slaves that were held captive in
“My Dear President,” wrote Seward. “The darkness of our times has reached my heart and I cannot help but feel that we must take a dramatic course of action to save white men, women and children from the Negroe beast”.
Seward proposed that the
147 years later it seems that Seward's dream has come true. Virtually no Africans or any people of color live there. Very few Africans are permitted to even visit the state and many who have do so have disappeared under mysterious circumstances.
During the past 30 years there have been persistent rumors that the American government has been relocating thousands of long-range nuclear missiles to
I have yet to find specific details of such a plan but there is no question that the American government has placed a high strategic value to