Don’t you just hate conspiracy theorists?

You make the use of ‘conspiracy theorist’ sound as if it was always a bad thing. It is usually a good thing in that it it poses the initial questions to answer a problem. For example Police use conspiracy theories themselves as a first step to solving a case. ‘conspiracy theorist’ I think was an […]

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What European Powers developed the slave trade?

I’m assuming you are discussing the transatlantic slave trade (slave triangle). I believe the Portuguese were the first to truly adopt a slavery trading system/market. It was then the British that began to send slaves to their colonies; which proved to be vary profitable. I believe the French and Dutch followed suit (as they to […]

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Who discovered Detroit?

‘Le Detroit’ in French just means ‘the straits’ it’s where the huge Great Lake/ St. Lawrence river system comes to it’s narrowest main point. The straits were discovered for Europeans by Antoine Cadillac French explorer of the Great Lake system in (1701). He 1st built on the site, building a fort. Which by later colonial […]

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Why are guns so important to Americans?

First of all, a lot of Americans have paranoid personality disorder. People with this disorder absolutely refuse to admit that they have it, because the attempt is an assault upon the very fear that protects them from the Other. Consequently, we have millions and millions of paranoid freaks who don’t feel safe unless they have […]

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Is it true that most slave owners were Irish?

Clearly not. The Irish who had emigrated to the US prior to the Civil War were very largely poor, and also very largely living in Northern cities and territories, and thus didn’t own slaves. Moreover, the vast majority of the slave aristocracy of the South were families of English descent.

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What was life like in the 70s?

I was a child in the seventies. It was different. Cars were bigger,long straight hair was popular but then the Farrah look came into style,disco came in. The soft rock love songs were on the radio and we listened to the radio.I had a tape recorder which was not a tape player as a music […]

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