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Over 400,000 People Still Live in Slavery in the United States

If you live in the United States, the word “ slavery “ no doubt evokes images of a bygone, shameful era of our national history which found prosperity on the backs of people held in bondage. One might think of fuzzy black and white photographs or to perhaps the Civil War — something from this country’s dark past. Right?

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Writing about various things (mostly politics & social issues) for more than six years. Freelancer for hire.

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