Cannabis and the Transatlantic Slave Trade: Unraveling a Complex Historical Connection

Cannabis and the Transatlantic Slave Trade

The history of cannabis is a tale deeply intertwined with various cultures, societies, and events throughout the ages. One such connection that remains lesser known but equally significant is the role of cannabis in the Transatlantic Slave Trade. While the cannabis plant itself was not a primary commodity like tobacco or cotton, it played a subtle yet intriguing part in this dark chapter of history.

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