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Abraham Lincoln ‘Wanted To Deport Black People’ To New Colonies

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AFRICANGLOBE - Phillip Magness and Sebastian Page, the authors of Colonization After Emancipation: Lincoln And The Movement For Black Resettlement, discovered documents in the National Archives that will significantly alter Abraham Lincoln's legacy. They found an order from Mr. Lincoln in June 1863 authorising a British colonial agent, John Hodge, to recruit freed slaves to be sent to colonies in what are now the countries of Guyana and Belize.
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