Tag Archives: Indian slavery

Review of The Other Slavery: The Uncovered Story of Indian Enslavement in America

My review of Andrés Reséndez’s The Other Slavery: The Uncovered Story of Indian Enslavement in America is up on JOTWELL: Equality. I highly recommend the book. It’s a dense and emotionally difficult read but well worth it for the knowledge … Continue reading

Posted in Author: Ann Tweedy, Human Trafficking, legal history, Research | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Penn. Law Review Note on Judicial Abolition of Indian Slavery in Virginia

Here is a pdf link to the article, which is titled, “Making Indians “White”: The Judicial Abolition of Native Slavery in Revolutionary Virginia and its Racial Legacy.” Also available on SSRN. An excerpt: In 1772, George Mason, later famous as … Continue reading

Posted in Author: Matthew L.M. Fletcher, legal history, Scholarship | Tagged , , | 1 Comment