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6 Startling Things About Sex Farms During Slavery That You May Not Know

Editor's Picks, List, sexual exploitation of black people, sexual exploitation of slaves, slave farms, Slave Trade, slavery -

6 Startling Things About Sex Farms During Slavery That You May Not Know

Crowe-Slaves_Waiting_for_Sale_-_Richmond,_VirginiaThe fertility of enslaved women was examined by owners to make sure they were able to birth as many children as possible. Secretly, slaveowners would impregnate enslaved women and when the child was born and grew to an age where he could work on the fields, they would take the “very same children (of their) own blood and make slaves out of them,” as pointed out in the National Humanities Center Resource Toolbox on Slaveholders’ Sexual Abuse of Slaves.


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