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Brazil’s Benedictines grapple with slaveholding past

December 30, 2020

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CWN Editor's Note: “While most properties in the cities around Rio de Janeiro had an average of 16 slaves in the 19th century, the Benedictine order owned 1,200 slaves,” according to the report.

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