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Finding Your Roots | Clip | Lena Waithe Learns Grim Statistics on Slave Life Expectancy

“I think there’s a level of ‘not being able to understand’ that I don’t think will ever come. It’s not meant to be understood.” Lena Waithe learns that the life expectancy of slaves on a sugar plantation was seven to nine years.

S8 E7 | 0:01:22 | AIRED: 2/15/2022 |
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