Georgetown University Slaves


The money used to found Georgetown University was raised by selling Louisiana slaves in to forced labor. Now, the University seeks to make amends to the decedents of those slaves, two of whom live in Baton Rouge, one who works for Nexstar Media Group (Parent Company of WLNS TV).

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