Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Human zoos (up to 1950’s) are one of Europe’s most shameful secrets, and the pics are heartbreaking
Hundreds of thousands of people would visit these minorities who were on display like animals. The humans zoos were a large attraction, as 18 million came to visit the World Fair in 1889, held in Paris. Over four hundred Aboriginals and Africans were displayed in front of a large crowed of people, stripped down half-naked and thrown into cages.