4 thoughts on “Slavery, more important in Dutch history than thought

  1. about all you need to know about the high “civilization” of Europe in these days is they increased their money 10 fold and their food supply doubled when slavery started up full steam.
    I only found that out in 4th year of college … explained the whole art history thing (master paintings much more light weight to ship than gold).


  2. 5 juli, Amsterdam: bijeenkomst over het grote profijt van slavernij en kolonialisme voor de Nederlandse economie

    Op 5 juli organiseert Pakhuis de Zwijger in Amsterdam de bijeenkomst “Slavernij en de Nederlandse economie”. Met als sprekers onder anderen Pepijn Brandon, Ulbe Bosma, Marjolein van Pagee en Mano Delea. Moderator is Jurenne D. Hooi. Vrijdag 5 juli. Vanaf 20:00 uur. Pakhuis de Zwijger, Piet Heinkade 179, Amsterdam. Lees meer:



  3. Pingback: Amsterdam streets named after anti-slavery, anti-colonialism fighters | Dear Kitty. Some blog

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