Female Slave History Research Paper

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Before doing the the readings for this week I had an idea about how hard was life for the slaves. However, I did not have a clear picture of it. The reproduction in bondage really impact me. Black women were like reproduction machines. It was unbelievable how these women lived and all the things that they had to go through. These woman did not have the right to when to have a child they just had to have kids in order for them to not be sell and be separate from their love ones. Something worse could happened to them “slaveholders, angered at the loss on their investment, inflicted cruel physical and psychological retribution on their barren female slaves” (pg 26). Although they were offered stuff such as more food and work less the last few
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