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"My great-great grandmother was a child slave. She later married one of the sons of the family that owned her. My father knew her as a child. By all accounts she stayed in the marriage voluntarily and missed her late husband. It is impossible to know…"
"All incoming administrations wipe the slate clean and begin putting up their own pages, just as Obama did with the Bush admin's. That in and of itself is nothing nefarious. But given what we know about Trump, why would there be…"
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