United States – Paul Cuffee spearheaded the first Black ‘Back to Africa’ initiative

Paul Cuffee spearheaded the first Black ‘Back to Africa’ initiative in United States history.  He was also the first free African American to visit the White House and have an audience with a sitting president. As a young man, he worked as a whaling ship captain. He eventually saved enough money to purchase his own … Continue reading United States – Paul Cuffee spearheaded the first Black ‘Back to Africa’ initiative