Jewish Role in the African Slave Trade

First published at 20:48 UTC on June 14th, 2019.

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Karl Honx

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"Jews also took an active part in the Dutch colonial slave trade; indeed, the bylaws of the Recife and Mauricia congregations (1648) included an imposta (Jewish tax) of five soldos for each Negro slave a Brazilian Jew purchased from the West ...

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