Simplistic, selective, and lazy. And, of course, entirely neglectful of everything to which you responded.The American government allowed for human being to be held as slaves in the laws that founded this nation.
Had it not, then there would have been no slavery, end of story.
There is no need to point fingers anywhere else.
No other group of people in history were subjected to the kind of slavery practiced in the U.S.
American chattel slavery stand alone.
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