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[–]JasonCarswell[S] 2 insightful - 3 fun2 insightful - 2 fun3 insightful - 3 fun -  (0 children)

[–]Tom_Bombadil 3 insightful - 1 fun3 insightful - 0 fun4 insightful - 1 fun -  (3 children)

Except for the African slavery part... We're keeping that!

[–]sawboss 2 insightful - 2 fun2 insightful - 1 fun3 insightful - 2 fun -  (2 children)

"Hypocrisy" is a weak criticism of historical figures.

[–]Tom_Bombadil 3 insightful - 2 fun3 insightful - 1 fun4 insightful - 2 fun -  (1 child)

Tell that to the slaves. Especially, when the revolutionary war was fought to preserve slavery.

[–]JasonCarswell[S] 2 insightful - 2 fun2 insightful - 1 fun3 insightful - 2 fun -  (0 children)

We have slaves today. The constitution forbids slavery, except in prisons.

And then there is also the slavery in foreign nations making our clothes and electronics.

We're ALL modern day hypocrites.