Monday, 8 June 2015

Does Post Traumatic Enslavement Syndrome Exist?

Countless African scholars have been saying for years that it does exist and it's measurable. According to the Telegraph newspaper dated 4th June 2015, new research by scientists at Cambridge University say that DNA is being altered all the time by environment, lifestyle and traumatic events...
DNA carries traces of past events meaning poor lifestyle can affect future generations. So if DNA carries traces of past events, then would current generation of people of African descent whose forebears went through the 500 year enslavement episode ---where they experience a poor lifestyle which was force upon them for up to 500 years --- be suffering from post traumatic enslavement syndrome?. If the answer is yes, would there be a case for REPAIR?

Two must read articles: