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Synicus Maximus Donating Member (828 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Dec-11-10 07:33 PM
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19. It is mostly propaganda and should be covered adequately but
what about the slaves of today? According to Anti-Slavery International, the world's oldest human rights organization, there are currently over 20 million people in bondage. UNICEF estimates that 200,000 children from West and Central Africa are sold into slavery each year.

Read more: Slavery in the Modern World Infoplease.com http://www.infoplease.com/spot/slavery1.html#ixzz17rBuu...

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  -America a History of us nadinbrzezinski  Dec-11-10 12:10 PM   #0 
  - I watched about ten minutes and realized this was right of center  WCGreen   Dec-11-10 12:13 PM   #1 
  - I've been watching all morning.  bushisanidiot   Dec-11-10 12:18 PM   #2 
  - Quite a bit of it  nadinbrzezinski   Dec-11-10 12:24 PM   #3 
     - By the early 18th century  JustAnotherGen   Dec-11-10 12:44 PM   #7 
        - +1  bushisanidiot   Dec-11-10 01:11 PM   #10 
        - Because human trafficking is human trafficking and I am also well aware  nadinbrzezinski   Dec-11-10 01:26 PM   #12 
           - Really  JustAnotherGen   Dec-13-10 11:11 AM   #25 
  - Middle class college educated students are the new....  WhaTHellsgoingonhere   Dec-11-10 12:28 PM   #4 
  - One reason we have seen this increased production of well  nadinbrzezinski   Dec-11-10 12:34 PM   #6 
  - Indentured servants can be indentured in different ways  Goldstein1984   Dec-11-10 12:32 PM   #5 
  - There is that  nadinbrzezinski   Dec-11-10 01:08 PM   #8 
  - I watched the first 4 episodes and gave up. Total propaganda piece.  Poboy   Dec-11-10 01:10 PM   #9 
  - Turned it on and saw Newt Gingerich and turned it off  rurallib   Dec-11-10 01:19 PM   #11 
  - My hobby is genealogy and one of my most interesting finds was  jwirr   Dec-11-10 02:04 PM   #13 
  - What was the year? They did change in nature over the 350  nadinbrzezinski   Dec-11-10 06:26 PM   #14 
     - Around 1790s.  jwirr   Dec-11-10 07:24 PM   #17 
        - Ah after the US became the US  nadinbrzezinski   Dec-11-10 07:29 PM   #18 
           - I know that the owner of the indenture was a southern farmer. This same  jwirr   Dec-11-10 07:59 PM   #20 
              - Ah as quakers that makes all the sense in the world  nadinbrzezinski   Dec-11-10 08:05 PM   #21 
                 - Thank you.  jwirr   Dec-11-10 08:36 PM   #24 
  - Many of the first settlers where indentured servants  lunatica   Dec-11-10 06:30 PM   #15 
  - Yep and all that is brushed over  nadinbrzezinski   Dec-11-10 06:31 PM   #16 
  - It is mostly propaganda and should be covered adequately but  Synicus Maximus   Dec-11-10 07:33 PM   #19 
  - Here my answer to a fellow DU'er  nadinbrzezinski   Dec-11-10 08:06 PM   #22 
  - It's a real facile and celebrity BS kind of series.  JVS   Dec-11-10 08:21 PM   #23 
 

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