Tag: Slavery

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Macron Condemns Napoleon’s Restoration of Slavery

Macron Condemns Napoleon’s Restoration of Slavery

PARIS — President Emmanuel Macron of France, charting a delicate course between condemnation and celebration of Napoleon Bonaparte on the 200th ann [...]
Black man enslaved by South Carolina restaurant manager is owed $546,000

Black man enslaved by South Carolina restaurant manager is owed $546,000

A restaurant manager who is serving prison time for effectively enslaving a Black man with an intellectual disability should pay $ [...]
Jane Austen Museum to Address Ties to Slavery

Jane Austen Museum to Address Ties to Slavery

Austen’s novels are about a narrow, upper class of British society and are set in picturesque villages, mostly cut off from the troubles of the out [...]
South Dakota high school rodeo club cancels annual ‘Slave/Branding Auction’

South Dakota high school rodeo club cancels annual ‘Slave/Branding Auction’

A high school rodeo club in the tiny South Dakota town of Faith has finally decided to end its annual “Slave/Branding Auction” aft [...]
South Korean Court Sides With Japan in Wartime Sexual Slavery Case

South Korean Court Sides With Japan in Wartime Sexual Slavery Case

SEOUL — A judge in South Korea ruled on Wednesday that Korean women who were forced into sexual slavery by Japan during World War II cannot seek co [...]
Canadian real estate board drops ‘master bedroom’ term citing slavery

Canadian real estate board drops ‘master bedroom’ term citing slavery

If you wake up in your “master bedroom” — you are apparently not woke. The Toronto Regional Real Estate Board recently announce [...]
‘Prejudice’ exposed? Jane Austen’s links to slavery ‘interrogated’

‘Prejudice’ exposed? Jane Austen’s links to slavery ‘interrogated’

Historians are spilling the tea over Jane Austen’s connections with slave plantations. A museum dedicated to the “Pride & P [...]
Pompeo calls Thomas-Greenfield’s ‘slavery’ comments ‘reprehensible’

Pompeo calls Thomas-Greenfield’s ‘slavery’ comments ‘reprehensible’

Former Secretary of State Mike Pompeo slammed comments from UN Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield that “slavery weaved white supre [...]
Biden’s ambassador to the UN says white supremacy is ‘weaved’ into America’s ‘founding documents’ because of slavery

Biden’s ambassador to the UN says white supremacy is ‘weaved’ into America’s ‘founding documents’ because of slavery

US AMBASSADOR to the United Nations Linda Thomas-Greenfield delivered a speech that cast America as an “imperfect union” and said that country’s sl [...]
House committee backs slavery reparations commission that could award TRILLIONS of dollars to black Americans

House committee backs slavery reparations commission that could award TRILLIONS of dollars to black Americans

THE House Judiciary Committee has backed a slavery reparations commission that would award trillions of dollars to Black Americans. The committe [...]
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