Slavery Analysis

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Slavey Analysis Webster’s defines slavery as a system under which people are treated as property and are forced to work. Furthermore slaves can be held against their will from the time of their capture, purchase or birth, and deprived of the right to leave, to refuse to work, or to demand compensation. When implemented slavery can be a very socially destructive intuition but on the other hand slavery is very profitable to slave owners but damaging to the slaves economically. The social effects of slavery are the dehumanization of the slaves. This action of dehumanization of slaves leads to the creation of class systems. The economical and social effects of slavery can still be felt in today’s American society. Economically slavery propelled white slave owners while holding back the black slaves. That aspect of slavery is still felt today because descendants of slave owners still have money in their and are still very well off financially while descendants of slaves for the most part are still impoverished. With the social and economical effects of slavery, as a moral person I cannot support the exploitation of another people for ones selfish gain which is better known as slavery. The first reason I oppose slavery is due to the in humane treatment of the slaves. Typically slave owners abused their slaves as a way to show their power and command. Next I do not support slavery because of its long lasting psychological effect on the slaves and descendants of slaves. For example most slaves were raised feeling inferior towards whites as well as fearing them. This feeling of fear and inferiority seem to be passed down now to descendants of slaves because that’s how their grandparents acted so their parents acted with the same fear and inferiority so they act the same way and the slave mentality cycle continues. Furthermore slavery also left slaves with a sense of
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