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Effect of slavery on todays society
Transcript of Effect of slavery on todays society
Slaves made the masters jobs on plantations much more efficient which made them profit from the lucrative crops that they would produce. Devils Advocate Would the pyramids exist without slaves
Would the American colonies exist without slaves
Would the slave owners profit from their plantations if it were not for slaves. The reasons usually stated for African slaves being preferred by plantation owners is that they could more easily be bought from traders on the West African coast and were more immune to European diseases than indigenous Americans or imported white slaves. So the simple fact that slavery was simple and more efficient. What slaves produced How does slavery effect today. Even though slavery was abolished after the Civil War, African Americans still had to fight for their rights. The slaves who were finally freed suffered a lot of psychological and emotional damage that has been passed down through generations. It is also important to remember that those who enslaved blacks are no longer alive however they set the stage for a lot of anger, resentment and pain felt within the black community today. Many must cope with poor housing, lack of employment opportunities, inadequate health care and education. These conditions exist because black people have had to play catch up and have been denied certain opportunities that were always available for those of the white race By: Tyler and Logan If slavery never existed the world would be a completely different place considering slavery was not only in the U.S.