verb (used with object), en·slaved, en·slav·ing.
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During the 246 years of enslavement, it was illegal to teach enslaved people to read.My great-grandmother Ida B. Wells left a legacy of activism in education. We need that now.|Michelle Duster|February 11, 2021|Washington Post
Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore became one of the latest to address the issue last year when it revealed that its namesake benefactor had enslaved people.
On Christmas Day, 1831, the Baptist deacon Samuel Sharpe organized a strike on the Jamaica sugar plantation where he was enslaved.The Long Song Is a Brilliant Tale of Slavery’s End in Jamaica, Frustratingly Told|Judy Berman|January 29, 2021|Time
A young enslaved man with special powers escapes from a Virginia plantation.
She said the nonprofit is indebted to its volunteers, who have mapped Baltimore’s trade of enslaved people and helped honor the city’s LGBTQ community, among other initiatives.Amateur Baltimore historian unearths new passion for archaeology|Angela Roberts|January 21, 2021|Washington Post
I would enslave them even more and liberate men so they would start behaving like men again.What Joan Rivers Said She Would Do If She Were Dictator of America|Asawin Suebsaeng|September 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And of course, the effect of these measures was to re-enslave African Americans in everything but name.
Once you enslave a computer to do what you want, you disable it for real love.
It is a vast conspiracy that is working tirelessly to build a Matriarchy to enslave men.
We want to connect the world to their creator through the book of Allah and UNO want to enslave the world to few evil creatures.
In the first place, I am an Anarchist: I do not believe in man-made law, designed to enslave and oppress humanity.Prison Memoirs of an Anarchist|Alexander Berkman
Unprincipled men, alike in Church and State, made use of their position and power to gain their own ends and enslave the people.Hunted and Harried|R.M. Ballantyne
Such are the artifices which the ministers of religion every where employ to enslave the earth and to retain it under the yoke.Letters To Eugenia|Paul Henri Thiry Holbach
Among the more powerful enemies of della Rocca was Andrea Gambacorti, whose family was soon to enslave the city.Florence and Northern Tuscany with Genoa|Edward Hutton
We need connection with other minds to excite our own, not to enslave them.Autobiography of Frank G. Allen, Minister of the Gospel|Frank G. Allen