Daily Archives: February 11, 2015

Black History | The Slave Whipping Post

The ordinary mode of punishing the slaves is both cruel and barbarous. The masters seldom, if ever, try to govern their slaves by moral influence but by whipping, kicking, beating, starving, branding, cat-hauling, loading with irons, imprisoning, or by some … Continue reading

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Wednesday Open Thread- Gladys Knight Week

Hope you are enjoying Gladys Knight.  

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