What is cultural erasure?
This question refers to the forced religious conversion to Christianity, and attempted eradication of African ethno-cultural and linguistic backgrounds of Slaves brought to the Americas and Europe. Evidence includes the loss of nativist African religions (Islam, Animist, etc.) in slaves and their descendants. Cultural erasure includes the descendants not knowing their ancestral languages, national origins, or African rites of passage. Cultural erasure is now widely accepted to be have been a crime against humanity.