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Old 05-07-2010, 07:15   #125
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Originally Posted by Bill Powell View Post
If the CSA flag is a slave issue I don't know why the blacks are so against it. In New Orleans in 1860 28 per cent of the free blacks owned slaves. Less than two per cent of the whites owned slaves.
You can not compare the total national (north and south) percentage of white slave owners with the percentage of black slave owners in New Orleans. It would be statistically dishonest to do so.

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