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Sugar Boycott

October 28, 20211:03 pmOctober 29, 2021 11:19 amLeave a Comment

A topic often referred to in Katherine Plymley’s diaries was the importation of sugar. Many members of the Society for the Abolition of the Slave Trade were keen to point out that sugar was a product of slavery and buying West Indian sugar was supporting the slave trade. Non-conformist churches, especially Quakers, were active in […]