Slaves were bred in a way that would be all too familiar to horse breeders today. This is a complex metaphor used to explain the cruelty of a slave-master.
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When blacks were slaves they were only known as “niggers”, an ugly word that is a main catalyst of racial tension in America.
Slaves were not at all treated as men but some sort of animal.
Referring to the buying, capture, and selling of Africans to American slave traders
A reference to the ancient Egyptian empire
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What are they trying to tell us? What kind of metaphor is this story for real life?
They made The Wizard of Oz look like a sweet story but like most stories children are told are total b.s. so we can’t see through the real world.
I think about what they try to tell us in movies and entertainment…especially as kids.
People talk about an alternate universe
But what if we are the alternate universe