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Thread #168130   Message #4061233
Posted By: Mossback
24-Jun-20 - 06:29 PM
Thread Name: Juneteenth - another US Independence Day
Subject: RE: Juneteenth - another US Independence Day
those [Black folks] who are, are also descended from slave owners. I don't think anyone descended from slave owners should benefit from their ancestors having owned people, even if those other people were also your ancestors.

Ahem. "Those Other People" you wish to deny were almost exclusively the children of rape, fer chrissake.

She was in a slave labor concentration camp till the day before her 16th birthday.

No, she was in a forced labor Nazi concentration camp. She was not a chattel slave.

Everybody in fact almost certainly had enslaved ancestors, given that slavery used to be normal and ubiquitous. Got ancestors from anyplace the Romans ever conquered?

In the first instance, not true. In the second, irrelevant and "whataboutism" at is best (worst?)

I'm suprised seriously disappointed you posted this crap.

PS: Your "blicky" has a paywall.