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Unformatted text preview: That no matter what social class you belong to, you’re still a human being. James Revel in his poem states that “Some view’d our limbs, and others turn’d us round, examining like horses, if we’re sound.” This quote along with others proves that indentured servants were not treated like human beings, they were treated with disrespect and disdain. However, you have to ask yourself if this is the start of the future American creed that all men are created equal? It very well could be, all of these indentured servants probably had kids, and these kids learned from their parents that slavery and indentured servitude is wrong. These ideas and beliefs over time can become engrained in someone’s belief system. Someone’s belief systems had an impact on the Declaration of Independence....
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This note was uploaded on 03/04/2012 for the course HIST 109 taught by Professor Sandiego during the Fall '08 term at San Diego State.
- Fall '08