Season 1

Season 1, Episode 4 - Our People

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Samuel L Jackson and the team examine events that ended the slave trade and piece together the heritage and identity taken from the descendants of the millions of trafficked Africans. (Final)

Season 1, Episode 3 - Resistance

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Samuel L Jackson and the team travel through the US to tell the stories of those who resisted slavery, often making the dangerous journey to freedom in Canada.

Season 1, Episode 2 - A Precious Cargo

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Samuel L Jackson, with journalists Afua Hirsch and Simcha Jacobovici, examines how the transatlantic slave trade became the greatest wealth generating machine the world had known and the engine that drove the global economy.

Season 1, Episode 1 - A People Stolen

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Samuel L Jackson visits Gabon to see where his enslaved ancestors were shipped to the Americas. He travels with Afua Hirsch to Fort Elmina and teams up with Diving with a Purpose to find the oldest slaver ever discovered.