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The Greatest Evil On Earth, Ever!

When the debate on the abolition of the African Slave Trade reached the House of Lords on 24 June 1806, it fell to Lord Grenville (aka William Wyndham Grenville), speaking as the prime minister, to move the Motion in the House.…

Slavery Reparations Campaign Very Much Alive!

The fight for reparations dominated the discussions at this year’s annual slavery remembrance events in the city of Liverpool, and included a call for the formation of a group of countries to be known as the “United Nations of Africa” to jointly take the reparations struggle forward.…

Slavery: British MPs In Their Own Words

For readers to fully grasp what went on in Britain’s Parliament in June 1806, when the Resolution was introduced to abolish the African Slave Trade, and to help the great cause of today’s slavery reparation activists, it is necessary to reproduce here an abridged version of the verbatim report of the debate that convulsed the House of Commons on 10 June 1806.…