How to recover after decades of slavery?
"Now we've heard of the arrests of the two people allegedly ... day and we did." Castro was sentenced to life imprisonment but was later found hanging in his prison cell. How many more victims of domestic slavery are there? Authorities have rescued about ...
Report lists names of 10,000
A noted research institute claims it has confirmed the existence of slavery ... in his area for many months because of the rebel army presence. But in western Upper Nile, he said, “government militias have been attacking civilians and enslaving people.”
Thomas Jefferson listed Dunmore's Proclamation as one of his ... people”—slaves—“to rise in arms among us.” The outrage that Jefferson and many like him expressed at the arming of slaves has led historians like Woody Holton to argue that what ...
Islam’s black slaves
Slaves in the Atlantic trade came to be kept and regarded as units of labor, not as people. This was almost formalized by categorizing slaves as “pieces of the Indies.” A male slave, able-bodied and in the prime of his ... Many of them might have ...
Confederates' 'slave hunt' in North a military disgrace
Lee's Army of Northern Virginia remained in Pennsylvania. It ended only when the defeated Southern troops retreated back to Virginia after the Battle of Gettysburg. Lee told his ... Many had likely served on slave patrols in their home states, even if they ...