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Stereotypes As Slaves

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Matthew, I do agree with most of my classmates that the English consider Indians and African women as slaves, even though women are categorized in a different category, they have faced the same brutality or even worse in my opinion. In Zinn’s book, he mentioned how women and children were taken as slaves for sex and labor. In Chapter 3, Zinn also mentioned of how servant women were raped. One of our classmates mentioned that in women were always valued less than men throughout history, which I totally agreed. But on a side note, I also wanted to bring up the Iroquois. The Iroquois valued women with respect, in such that women attended clan meetings, voice their opinions and vote. Women were important that that family is passed down through
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