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  •  Excellent maps (6+ / 0-)

    and concept of correlating the slavery states with the anti-union states.

    I would just add, that Native peoples were also enslaved and in California, for example, their enslavement endured beyond the declaration that it was a Free State.

    http://www.nahc.ca.gov/...

    This above all: to thine own self be true...-WS

    by Agathena on Mon Feb 21, 2011 at 05:55:00 AM PST

    •  Enslavement of Native Peoples (2+ / 0-)
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      Odysseus, Gustogirl

      and theft of their land, heritage and resources is a whole other set of maps and overlays.

      I should note that the 1900 study of prison labor also described how prison labor was used for the benefit of the State and not lent/sold to private business. This went on in every state and would require another map.

      Time to clean up DeLay's petri dish! Help CNMI guest workers find justice! Learn more at Unheard No More.

      by dengre on Mon Feb 21, 2011 at 07:17:40 AM PST

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