O Lord, O my Lord!
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This is not to excuse the actions of sexually abusive white women, nor is it to suggest that female sexual abuse of slave men would not have occurred had women enjoyed a higher status in society. The dangers of having sexual relations with a black man rather than a white man were enormous in terms of the possibility of producing a mixed-race child. Moreover, the views expressed here do not necessarily represent the views of Inquiries Journal or Student Pulse, its owners, staff, contributors, or affiliates.
But, what I witnesssed was testimony, and I was not prepared. HuffPost Personal. These are just two examples of the many stories abolitionists like Hinton told to prove the immorality of slaveholding.