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On radio: The Amazing Life of Olaudah Equiano

Olaudah Equiano (c1745-97). Drawn by Daniel Orme (1789). Public Domain. “Most British school children are taught white MP William Wilberforce was the most significant abolition movement campaigner,” says Marc Wadsworth, writing in The Voice newspaper. But outside of parliament Olaudah Equiano (c1745-97) was arguably just as important.  As a child he was taken from Africa to […]