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How long ago was slavery?

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Slavery was from 1790 to 1865, it was declared illegal by the Thirteenth Amendment to the
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It has been 98 years since slavery was legal in the United States.
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Much earlier than the USA. In 1833. USA abolished slavery in 1865- at least on paper. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Slavery_Abo…. Canada never had slaves but managed to abuse
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After slavery ended, Jim Crow laws took its place. Those laws were only officially repealed in 1965. And throughout that whole time period, blacks were being discriminated against
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