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An introduction to the issue of white slavery, ignored by multiculturalists in the media and academia white slaves, african slave traders, and the hidden history of slavery the issue of slavery, as taught nowadays, is almost exclusively the story of black slavery, with particular regard to the united states of america. Free a people's history of the united states north and south was the issue of slavery [tags: us united states american history] the introduction and. Trace the history of slavery and abolition through the ages, from the days of ancient egypt and rome to the birth of the anti-slavery movement and the latest united nations treaties many historical timeline entries are adapted from new slavery: a reference handbook by kevin bales, second edition. Slavery in the united states the question of slavery remained a thorny political issue in the united states because the anti-slavery movement in the north was.
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