Sugar Cultivation has Led to Slavery throughout History

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Sugar Cultivation has Led to Slavery throughout History
A lengthy look at the evidence
The grim reality is that sugar cultivation has led to slavery throughout modern history and this paper will emphasize that point by stressing how slavery was integral to the cultivation of sugar plantations around the globe – or at least in various parts of the western hemisphere. To get to the heart of the matter, the sugar trade was propped up by the cheap labour of the slave trade; slaves were exploitable, cheap (once they were pressed into service in the field) and obviously had no rights. Thus, anyone who wanted to maximize profits, who wanted a certain lifestyle, who wanted to join the elite of British society or who wanted to consolidate status...
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