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Slavery

Definition: The state of being a slave. The practice or system of owning slaves. A condition compared to that of a slave in respect of exhausting labor or restricted freedom.
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It is among the evils of slavery that it taints the very sources of moral principle. It establishes false estimates of virtue and vice: for what can be more false and heartless than this doctrine which makes the first and holiest rights of humanity to depend upon the color of the skin?
John Quincy Adams

Where annual elections end, there slavery begins.
John Quincy Adams

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