How Smallpox Gave Rise To African Slavery In The New World

Taino natives baking bread (Public domain)

Many consider slavery to be America’s original sin. Starting in the 16th century, millions of African slaves were bought and imported from across the sea. Sizable slave populations appeared on the North American continent, on Caribbean islands, and in South America — especially Brazil. The effects…

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