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Saturday, April 16, 2016
272 Slaves Were Sold to Save Georgetown
This just in, too late to be included in the Weekend Roundup:
272 Slaves Were Sold to Save Georgetown: What Does It Owe Their Descendants?
is an extraordinary article in the
New York Times
Rachel L. Swarns
on a horrific incident in the history of
and its consequences.