Despite Winning Freedom, Many Former Fishing Slaves Struggle by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS


By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

On the day they were freed from slavery, the fishermen hugged, high-fived and sprinted through a stinging rain to line up so they wouldn’t be left behind. But even as they learned they were going home, some wept at the thought of returning empty-h…

Published: July 11, 2017 at 12:15AM

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