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The School That Tried To End Racism children horrified to learn slave owners were paid to give up their slaves

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The schoolkids learned about slavery and racism in the doc
The School That Tried To End Racism left the children stunned on tonight's episode when it was revealed that Britain had only just paid off a debt to slave owners.
Heading to the National Portrait Gallery, the children were exposed to the paintings and artwork of British history, which featured predominantly white people from the era.
The group were then educated on the life of slaves back in the 1800s, and
It was then revealed that in 1833, slaves were ‘bought out' from their owners by the government, as slavery was...
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