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Comment author: Julia_Wise  (EA Profile) 21 July 2017 05:37:50PM 7 points [-]

The change in ethical views seems very slow and patchy, though - there are something like 30 million slaves in the world today, compared to 3 million in the US at its peak (I don't know how worldwide numbers have changed over time.)