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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Slavery_in_the_United_States

Slavery in the United States was the legal institution of human chattel enslavement, primarily of Africans and African Americans, that existed in the United States ...

www.nationalgeographic.org/interactive/slavery-united-states

1501 — 1995. Slavery in the United States. Use this timeline for an overview of key incidents that influenced the development of, resistance to, and escape from  ...

www.history.com/topics/black-history/slavery

From the 1830s to the 1860s, a movement to abolish slavery in America gained strength in the northern United States, led by free blacks such as Frederick ...

www.britannica.com/topic/African-American/Slavery-in-the-United-States

Oct 25, 2016 ... One of the largest of the many ethnic groups in the United States. ... Black slaves played a major, though unwilling and generally unrewarded, ...

www.rawstory.com/2014/10/four-myths-about-slavery-in-the-us

Oct 21, 2014 ... People think they know everything about slavery in the United States, but they don't. They think the majority of African slaves came to the ...

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Slavery in the United States. Jenny Bourne, Carleton College. Slavery is fundamentally an economic phenomenon. Throughout history, slavery has existed ...

money.cnn.com/2013/11/21/news/economy/human-trafficking-slave

Nov 21, 2013 ... Hundreds of thousands of people are held as modern-day slaves in ... Human trafficking in the United States is largely assumed to be an issue ...

www.historynet.com/slavery-in-america

Slavery In America summary: Slavery in America began in the early 17th Century and continued to be practiced for the next 250 years by the colonies and states.

www.infoplease.com/timelines/history-slavery-america

Follow the timeline to learn more about the history of slavery in the United States, including the arrival of the first African slaves to America, the federal ...

www.newsweek.com/slavery-still-legal-united-states-365547

Aug 25, 2015 ... This oversimplification is a fiction. Slavery is still legal in the United States, so long as it is pursuant to a criminal conviction and if it is limited to ...