Slave Reparation

I’ve done quite a bit of research into the minefield that is the slavery and abolition issue. It is generally assumed that slaves and ex-slaves never received compensation from their owners or their heirs.

Here’a an article of a surprisingly early victory for a former slave, though she didn’t live long to benefit from it:

http://daily.jstor.org/how-an-ex-slave-successfully-won-case-reparations-1783/?utm_source=internalhouse&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=jstordaily_02112016&cid=eml_j_jstordaily_dailylist_02112016

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