antabanta posted:seignet posted:
The Bible DOES not say that Blacks were to be enslaved because of color. Slavery is not new to this planet. Pre-Columbus, the natives did exactly what Africans did. And in the rest of the old world, slavery existed.
Black slavery looks like racism. The white races would treat any other race inhumanely, given the opportunity.
The issue is that the Curse of Ham
- Tim Robinson (2007), "Racism: a History", (BBC Documentary)
- David Brion Davis Sterling Professor of History Yale University
- Robert Boyle (1664), "Experiments and Considerations Touching Colours