What role did slavery play in the development of America?

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  • What role did slavery play in the development of America?


Answer #1 | 22/12 2013 15:58
People are going to be uncomfortable answering this question. Whether you like black people or not, we are talking about facts, not opinions. if we had not had slaves, development would have been much slower. Slaves played a huge role in the economy in the South. The plantation owners would have not been so wealthy if not for their slaves.
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