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someone who holds slaves

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Slave owners in southern Illinois were allowed to keep their slaves when Illinois joined the union in 1818.
And it must be important that although in modern America there is virtually universal recognition of the wrongs of slavery, the names and images of these presidential slave owners are on American currency, Mount Rushmore, universities, cities, streets, bridges, airports and countless other places of honor.
It's what the slave owners have taken from us, and we must take it back.
The supporting cast are also excellent - Michael Fassbender as a vicious racist slave owner and Sarah Paulson as the equally vindictive wife.
He is a slave owner, having inherited his father's plantation eighteen months earlier, but he also wants the slaves to be able to make their own choices and find their own passions in life.
The story of Annabelle, daughter of a slave owner, and Sam, a slave, is familiar, but has the unique twist of being told as a graphic novel.
The typical British slave owner, according to Draper's data, was Anglican and a Tory.
It becomes problematic to affirm that the actions of the slave owner appear as a normal way to treat a slave, but it appears even more worrisome to suggest that God treats overworked disciples as slaves, pays no regard to the well-being of disciples, and even worse offers no grace, no favor, no thanks to disciples.
For the slave owner, slaves represent not only labor, but also a type of capital asset.
We all want to identify with abolitionists, but at the same time we know that the slave owner in each of us will want to resist change.
Fiercely antislavery despite being married to a wealthy slave owner, she published "Journal of a Residence on a Georgian Plantation", a text that revealed the horrific conditions under which slaves lived, and eventually underwent a divorce.
Attention came quickly when the novel about slavery, told from the unusual perspective of the black slave owner, won the Pulitzer Prize for Literature in 2004.
Perry Kea has offered an opposing view of this interpretation and argues that Paul's actions were not counter-cultural, and that he was "implicitly conceding the rights of the slave owner.
Burnard carefully considers what the condensed diary entries of a middling slave owner reveal about master-slave relations in Jamaica.
no slave owner had the right of life and death over the slave.