Slave traders' money helped fund Columbia University


Slave traders’ money helped fund Columbia University, and slave owners were among its early leaders, report finds.


City after city in the UK was based on this.

In the 18th century, Britain actually bought out the whole slave trade from within the entire Spanish Empire.


So what? Slavery was a reality back in those days. Why are we judging people from the past with a modern-day perspective?


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