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Delaware Apologizes for Slavery
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Delaware Apologizes for Slavery

In December, 1865, The 13th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution abolished slavery in the U.S.  In December, 2015 – 150 years after the ratification of that 13th Amendment – Delaware Governor Jack Markell announced a resolution to apologize for the state’s role in perpetuating slavery. The state legislature passed the resolution in January, 2016, and […]

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