The Kru people are indigenous to Liberia and the Ivory Coast. Kru were most known for seafaring and their strong resistance to capture by European enslavers in the Transatlantic slave trade. The Kr…
Source: Kru People: The Africans Who Vigilantly Refused to Be Captured into Slavery
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