What is Prehistory?

Sankofa Brown

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This summer I will be traveling to the beautiful island of St. Croix. I can’t wait to relax by the beach, soak in the atmosphere, and ease my spirit. I believe it is essential to get away and to get away often. But before I travel somewhere I think it is important to know the history of the land. This afternoon I started doing my basic research on the history of the island, and what I encountered in my search would send my Spidey sense into overdrive. 

I’m sure we’ve all heard the phrase, “Wikipedia is not a credible source,” and this is true. However it’s a useful tool when you want to get very basic info on a subject. When I scrolled down to the history section on the page for St. Croix, the first sentence made my stomach turn. It reads, “The island was inhabited by various indigenous…

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