Black People : Shocking List of 10 Companiez that Profited from the Slave Trade

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    The question is does this matter to you and would it make you boycott these businesses?

    JPMorgan Chase

    JPMorgan Chase reported that between 1831 and 1865, two of its predecessor banks (Citizens Bank and Canal Bank in Louisiana) accepted approximately 13,000 slaves as loan collateral and seized approximately 1,250 slaves when plantation owners defaulted on their loans.
    Wachovia

    Two institutions that became part of Wachovia (Georgia Railroad and Banking Company and the Bank of Charleston) owned or accepted slaves as collateral on mortgaged property or loans.

    See who else is on the list:
    http://moorbey.wordpress.com/2014/0...companiez-that-profited-from-the-slave-trade/

    Shocking List of 10 Companiez that Profited from the Slave Trade

         It is no secret that slavery rests at the base of American capitalism and is often one an the same with the sugar, tobacco, and/or cotton plantations that fueled the Southern economy.     What many may not know is that slavery also rests at...
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    Good stuff, but there are many more companies involved:

    http://destee.com/index.php?threads...loser-than-you-think.61773/page-4#post-637902

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