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Did You Know That Formerly US Enslaved Black People Colonized Liberia?

But who were the indigenous people they colonized?

Chart of different indigenous tribes of Liberia
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Who were the pre-colonized people of Liberia? Many people may not know this, but Liberia was never colonized by Europeans. In 1822, Liberia was colonized by formerly enslaved black people and a few white American Colonization Society members from the United States.

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Mahajoy Laufer, LICSW

Mahajoy Laufer, LICSW

Mahajoy Laufer is co-owner of Thoughts That Byte. LICSW, dancer, and tabla player. Follow her publication Thoughts That Byte https://medium.com/thoughtsthatbyte

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