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...ported an end to slavery and helped many slaves escape the grim fate in the south through things like the underground railroad. These people finally realized that these slaves were human too and they didn’t deserve to be owned and put to work without any type of pay. Many people began to realize just how wrong slavery was while others continued owning slaves. This led to high tensions between the North and South and eventually, the Civil war took place. After the North was victorious, slavery finally became abolished all throughout the United States.
With slaves being needed to help make profits for plantation owners and traders and the harsh ways they were treated, it was easy to see the reasons that caused the Transatlantic slave trade. These economical and racial motives fueled the slave trade throughout the Americas and eventually would change the world forever.
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