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Hunting down runaway slaves: The cruel ads of Andrew Jackson and ‘the master class’ | Osage Murders

A historian collecting thousands of runaway slave ads describes them as “the tweets of the master class” in the 18th and 19th centuries. Source: Hunting down runaway slaves: The cruel ads of Andrew Jackson and ‘the master class’ - The Washington Post https://twitter.com/waynecurtis/status/851882742258290688 https://twitter.com/fdell3/status/851889362128310273 Osage Murders for Oil The Osage tribe in Oklahoma became spectacularly… Continue reading Hunting down runaway slaves: The cruel ads of Andrew Jackson and ‘the master class’ | Osage Murders

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thinner?

Source: http://letstalkabouted.tumblr.com/post/11059266651 By Trace/Lara Let's think about this, OK? I suffered with an eating disorder as a young girl. I couldn't see how I truly looked (or how thin I actually was) when I looked in the mirror as a teen. Growing up, I thought girls had to "LOOK GORGEOUS." How you look gets embedded… Continue reading thinner?

Adoption Controversy · End Human Trafficking

Human trafficking: preying on expecting moms

By Lara/Trace At this point in my research into human trafficking, I am looking at the billion dollar adoption industry tactics to convince mothers who are expecting to give up their newborn by using coercion, isolation, promises and careful maneuvers to guarantee the mother is going to go through with the transaction. I call this… Continue reading Human trafficking: preying on expecting moms