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Slavery — the bottom line

To claim that American slavery was in any way justified, disrespects and devalues the people who were enslaved by it. “If God wills that it (the Civil War) continues until all the wealth piled by the bondsman’s two hundred and … Continue reading

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Freedom of speech includes the fuller story of American history

We can displaceThe idea of raceBy taking timeTo eraseThe linesThat divide us. There are many ways that the human race can be divided into categories. Skin color may be the most illogical one. Freedom of speech includes the right to … Continue reading

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Daring to think about slavery

To act like the cruelty that a historical figured did doesn’t matter, is to say that the people he was cruel to didn’t matter. To boast in the good, but ignore (or hide) the bad behaviors of our forefathers is … Continue reading

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