“The descendants of those collaborators [with the slave trade] are still with us,” said Soyinka.
Rum was also an integral part of the slave trade—and it was requested by George Washington at his 1789 inauguration.
There might be something about the “Dixie” flag as a symbol of the slave trade of human beings that could be a reason.
Enzo Cilenti as Yezzan: “Yezzan was an extremely wealthy slave trader before Daenerys Targaryen outlawed the slave trade.”
Until Haiti, abolitionists focused on either gradual emancipation, or simply ending the slave trade, not slavery itself.
An object always dear to Cuffe was the abolition of the slave trade.
It has all the horrors, all the brutalities, all the degradations of the slave trade at its worst.
The exact proportions of the slave trade can be estimated only approximately.
It was not the South that engaged in the African slave trade.
He undertakes to give the causes of the West African slave trade in terms of the commercial revolution.