13th Amendment

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ment nelson 17/02/2019 02:50
This month has made me realize how many black celebrities have been locked up. Then I thought about the 13th amendment in the Constitution. Slavery never ended, it just migrated to the prison system LITERALLY. I guarantee you the majority of African Americans have never read this
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This month has made me realize how many black celebrities have been locked up. Then I thought about the 13th amendment in the Constitution. Slavery never ended, it just migrated to the prison system LITERALLY. I guarantee you the majority of African Americans have never read this <br>http://pic.twitter.com/YstVkhcjKI
1865: 13th Amendment officially abolishes slavery The 13th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, ratified in 1865 in the aftermath of the Civil War, abolished slavery in the United States. The 13th Amen...
Ron Williams 17/02/2019 06:09
Or the real, ratfied 13th AMENDMENT "Titles of Nobility Act" erupting the #WarOf1812 https:// concurringopinions.com/archives/2017/ 07/the-titles-of-nobility-amendment.html   …
For lawmakers looking for a way to end the longest government shutdown in history, we have a suggestion. Google the 13th Amendment and read what it says. It’s just one sentence. “Neither slavery nor i...
PTwice 16/02/2019 10:58
The 13th amendment says slavery is cool as punishment for a crime. It never ended, they just finessing it a different way.
Illinois is first state to ratify the 13th Amendment abolishing slavery. It seems fitting that Illinois would be the first state to ratify the 13th Amendment to the Constitution since Illinois' adopte...
Frederick B Smith 16/02/2019 06:37
Lynched and Lynching by The Hangman Justis. A new Hangman in the Land of The Free.#HeHadAgun The 13th Amendment did not save us it saves it.#TheSystem
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A group of federal employees working without pay during the partial government shutdown have likened their predicament to involuntary servitude in a lawsuit filed last week, accusing President Donald ...
Mr. Reynolds 16/02/2019 02:50
Under the 13th Amendment Slavery is still legal in the United States so long as it is pursuant to a criminal conviction and if limited to compulsory uncompensated labor as in the Prison system we maintain today. Any prison reform must include an end to legal slavery forever! @AP
Kanye West continues to be Kanye West. After making a pro-Trump speech during Saturday Night Live, the MAGA cap-wearing rapper sent a “message of love” suggesting that we “abolish the 13th amendment.” ...
Mark McRay 16/02/2019 02:31
Addiction is a form of slavery. By exegesis, the 13th Amendment banned tobacco 159 years ago.
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Addiction is a form of slavery. By exegesis, the 13th Amendment banned tobacco 159 years ago. <br>http://pic.twitter.com/qdqHjIZqwh
Thaddeus Stevens 15/02/2019 02:06
"Southern states quickly took advantage of the 13th Amendment’s slavery loophole by arresting Black people for minor crimes such as unemployment, loitering or gambling, and selling them to private employers through the convict lease system." https://www. huffingtonpost.com/angela-f-chan/ america-never-abolished-slavery_b_6777420.html   …
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"Southern states quickly took advantage of the 13th Amendment’s slavery loophole by arresting Black people for minor crimes such as unemployment, loitering or gambling, and selling them to private employers through the convict lease system."   https://www. huffingtonpost.com/angela-f-chan/ america-never-abolished-slavery_b_6777420.html   … <br>http://pic.twitter.com/3bd9d0lNY8
Flyover Press 14/02/2019 08:20
The 13th Amendment https:// flyoverpress.wordpress.com/2019/02/14/the -13th-amendment/   …
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The 13th Amendment  https:// flyoverpress.wordpress.com/2019/02/14/the -13th-amendment/   … <br>http://pic.twitter.com/mSKhuH2vF3
DonJMac 14/02/2019 08:03
Fact: The Republican Party was founded primarily to oppose slavery, and Republicans eventually abolished slavery. The Democratic Party fought them and tried to maintain and expand slavery. The 13th Amendment, abolishing slavery, passed in 1865 with 100% Republican support.
NMIC 14/02/2019 06:33
The consequences of an incomplete freedom. Join @columbia for a conversation about the 13th Amendment and #prisonreform.
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The consequences of an incomplete freedom. Join @columbia for a conversation about the 13th Amendment and #prisonreform.<br>http://pic.twitter.com/M4TDwfhEms
devyn   🌹 14/02/2019 01:05
playing the victim? its statistically proven. the 13th amendment literally says the only way slavery can happen again is through imprisonment and blacks are unporportionately incarcerated. pleasee educate yourself kids. https:// twitter.com/xxtuti17xx/sta tus/1095848144540221440   …
Khaled Beydoun 14/02/2019 02:56
"The 13th amendment to the constitution of the US which abolished slavery - did not abolish slavery for those convicted of a crime." ~ Angela Davis
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"The 13th amendment to the constitution of the US which abolished slavery - did not abolish slavery for those convicted of a crime."  ~ Angela Davis <br>http://pic.twitter.com/4lEgLj76Ej
Rep. Gwen Moore 14/02/2019 01:17
“So while we celebrate the 13th Amendment, which abolished slavery, evidently the Republicans don’t think the 1st Amendment rights should be afforded to African-Americans.” Poignant words by @SenTaylor today in Madison https:// twitter.com/thinkprogress/ status/1095740375573118976   …
Stephen Schiefer 12/02/2019 10:48
Can't wait for the next movie in the series. "Ralph Breaks the 13th Amendment"
Vicki 12/02/2019 05:00
The draft is a violation of the 13th amendment
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The draft is a violation of the 13th amendment <br>http://pic.twitter.com/tQklLtK9eH
Susan DeVita 12/02/2019 04:37
Happy Birthday, you brave American badass! The shiny penny- the shining star! #Equality #Freedom #LincolnsBirthday #13thAmendment #ThankYou
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Happy Birthday, you brave American badass! The shiny penny- the shining star! #Equality #Freedom #LincolnsBirthday #13thAmendment  #ThankYou<br>http://pic.twitter.com/fokAj1l2va
Today is Abraham Lincoln's birthday. In 1865, under Lincolns's presidency, the 13th amendment was passed abolishing slavery in the US. Over 150 years later, people shouldn't still have to deal with being treated any less of a person... for any reason! #YouReportWeSupport
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Today is Abraham Lincoln's birthday. In 1865, under Lincolns's presidency, the 13th amendment was passed abolishing slavery in the US. Over 150 years later, people shouldn't still have to deal with being treated any less of a person... for any reason! #YouReportWeSupport<br>http://pic.twitter.com/eDG0kQzfY4
Equal Justice Initiative 12/02/2019 01:00
Today in 1901, Delaware ratified the 13th Amendment - abolishing slavery nationwide, except as punishment for crime - after rejecting it more than 30 years before. To overcome racial inequality, we must confront our history. Share this #racialinjustice https:// calendar.eji.org/racial-injusti ce/feb/12   …
Netflix Film 11/02/2019 09:04
13th – Nominated in 2017 for Best Documentary feature, 13th digs into the history of the 13th amendment in the U.S. With stunning direction by @ava, this film has been appreciated by educators and cinephiles alike.
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13th – Nominated in 2017 for Best Documentary feature, 13th digs into the history of the 13th amendment in the U.S. With stunning direction by @ava, this film has been appreciated by educators and cinephiles alike.<br>http://pic.twitter.com/Hs0ZvtFrkm
roman scott 10/02/2019 07:35
Mississippi didn’t officially ratify the 13th Amendment until 2013... like they forgot or something...
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