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because the news had to spread round to every master and slave so then slaves started to run away

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Q: Why did it take so long to abloish slavery?
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Why did it take so long for the israelites yo break out of slavery Egypt?

They had no leader.

Why did it take so long to abolish slavery?

cuz evree1's a fukn cnt

Why did it take so long for slavery to end in America?

The first countries in the world to abolish slavery were in Europe and North America. Many countries in Africa did not abolish slavery until the 1980s.

Why did it take so long for slavery to end in America after the Emancipation Proclamation?

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Why was the history of slavery repressed for so long?

so many people tried to stop slavery like the north but the people in the south didnt want slavery to end so it then took them 200 years for the slavery to finnaly end

Was slavery ever legal?

Yes; slavery was legal for a very long time. Then, Abraham Lincoln stopped slavery by his famous saying," All men are created equal!" So, yes, slavery has been legal!

Does the declaration of independence originally condemn slavery?

The earliest draft of the Declaration denounced slavery; however, this was unacceptable to most of the states at that time. The anti-slavery language was eliminated. England ended slavery long before the United States did so.

Why did it take so long to abolish slavery once and for all in the US?

Because slaves were property, and somewhat valuable at that. Most people don't like having their property taken away by the government.

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Were white people able to marry black people during post slavery?

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