Ota Benga

Ota Benga

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In 1904 an African was removed from the Congo and brought to the New York City Bronx Zoo and placed in a cage with primates. He passed his nights at the monkey house. He was to be the ultimate example of the missing link and proof of Darwin's theory of evolution. This is his story. Over a century after this incident how far have we come with race relations in the United States?