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Mexicans were treated just as badly as anyone else who was enslaved in America. They were beaten and forced to work. The term slavery denotes harsh cruel treatment and forcing people to work for them for free. Anyone no matter where they came from was treated poorly if they were a slave in America.

The only way and the main way to not be a slave was to escape to the north. I believe Mexicans if they were enslaved would most likely return to Mexico if they cut it. Slavery was eventually considered illegal but people would still try to enslave people against their will. It took a long time for slavery to end in America do to the economy.

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There a lot a similarities between human trafficking and slavery. They both force people to do things against their will. It is also enacted by force and violence. Both human trafficking and slavery is a crime and causes many problems. However, there are certain differences between the two things. The main difference is the way people are forced to do something against their will. Human trafficking is usually done in order to force people to have sex.

They do this for the money. Slavery is done to force people to work. This is also done for the money that they receive from the crops that are being grown. Usually, people don’t see slavery as much now as they do the human trafficking.

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The biggest slave population in the United States of the time of the Civil War was most likely Virginia. Virginia was known for having a lot of slaves and bringing them over from Africa. So this would be considered the epicenter of slavery. The reason Virginia had so many slaves is due to their plantations. In order to grow crops, the climate would have to be not too hot or not too cold.

Virginia had the right type of climate even though there were some other states that have large plantations and the number of slaves running them. However Virginia had the most. Many famous leaders who came from Virginia were known to have plantations and some of them had slaves.

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Modern slavery does exist today. As believed that slavery only took place in the 1700s and 1800s in America but slavery has been going on for a very long time it especially during ancient history. Today people believe that slavery does not exist and it may not exist as much but it does exist. Modern slavery is against the law and it is when people are held against their will and forced to work.

This usually takes place over a long period of time. One such case took place in London England when a man from Nigeria was forced to work without pay and against as will. He finally ran away after over 20 years of being enslaved. This took place just a few years ago.

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In the mid 1800s and even before then, slave owners would buy slaves using their money. Sometimes they would go to an auction after a ship came in of slaves and bid on slaves. Many times families were split apart including the children because different slave owners would purchase different people in the family. Most farmers did not own slaves because they were expensive and they worked their own farms.

So the slave owners would be making a lot of money and a large plantations. They would purchase slaves for a few $100. Sometimes a healthy strong slave might cost several $100. So if a slave ran away plantation owners would do anything to get that slave back. It would cost them a lot of money to buy another slave.

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Encomienda, mita and debt peonage are notable names. They were involved in the provision of labor. Historically, they were all economic systems and were employed for providing labor for the Spanish migrants. These migrants, in turn, were seeking to make a living in the Liberian colonies of south America.

They have played a prominent role and their value cannot be undermined or understated. The economic systems were essential for maintaining optimum conditions and for providing labor which was short in the region. There are other examples of people of different ethnicities being brought together for the purpose of labor all over the world.

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A decrease in the price of sugar is the correct answer

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