How “Finding Your Roots” Is Helping People Realize Who They Really Are
November 21, 2017 14:40
An old cliche goes: "Let sleeping dogs lie," implying "leave the past in the past." And of course, this has been proven to be good advice, usually.
Many people in our society today are unaware of their true heritage, and as a result, feel "lost" or "out of place." At some point in our lives, we may want to know about our past so we can find our true identity and chart a course for our future.
And this is why the TV show "Finding Your Roots" has become very popular. People want to know their true heritage, and "Finding Your Roots" uses genealogy to reveal it to them.