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“Free at last!” [updated]

Posted by 1Law4All on September - 29 - 2013

“Free at last!” [updated] By Peter Cresswell of Not PC Stephen Spielberg’s film on Lincoln dramatised the passing of his 1863 Emancipation Proclamation—justifiably famous for freeing around 4 million slaves in North America, and beginning the removal of the stain of slavery from American law. This, with the subsequent constitutional amendment outlawing slavery across the continent, was the culmination of an anti-slavery movement that swept the west in the nineteenth  [ Read More ]

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