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Australia’s Slave Past: The Bitter Truth About Our Sugar Trade

While the history wars of late are focussed on the inscriptions of statues of Captain James Cook and the blackbirders, Robert Towns & John Mackay, Jeff McMullen writes that Australian South Sea Islanders want us to consider the legacy of our own brand of human slavery. As we stare at the devastation on so many [...] The post Australia’s Slave Past: The Bitter Truth About Our Sugar Trade appeared first on New Matilda.
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