"It aggressively sought out opportunities to benefit from the slave economies of New England and the broader Atlantic world."To date, there is no single accounting of how much money flowed from the slave economy into coffers of American higher education.
But Wilder says most American colleges founded before the Civil War relied on money derived from slavery.
Today a growing movement to confront this legacy is being spurred by student protests and campus leaders reacting to high-profile racial conflict that has recently beset the nation.
The result has been historical investigations, university commissions, conferences, memorials, and, at Georgetown, a handful of the descendants of enslaved people arriving as first-year students at the institution that owned their ancestors.
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