Rutgers joins other colonial-era colleges in confronting this history, including Georgetown, Yale, Brown, and Harvard. Before it returned to New York in May , with its human cargo packed like sardines in its hold, it had littered the Atlantic Ocean with 81 dead black bodies—again, most of them children. The first president of the college, Jacob Hardenbergh, and its first tutor, Frederick Frelinghuysen, were also slave owners. Rutgers depended on slaves to build its campuses and serve its students and faculty; it depended on the sale of black people to fund its very existence. The Rutgers connection to slavery was neither casual nor accidental—nor unusual.
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Finally given her freedom from slavery when the Master died and his son took over and freed all the slaves, she was headed out west where slavery was illegal altogether. Hiring a man to protect her and help her get there safely, she never expected to fall for him, or his best friend. Finding out they were shifters didn't scare her off, and instead the more she learned about them the more she wanted them both. Caught in a three-way love triangle, she would have to pick between them. Or would she? Was it possible that she could have both of them?
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Carlos Correa hit a first-inning grand slam, and the Astros beat the Milwaukee Brewers Tuesday to finish the exhibition season , just behind Boston's major league-leading Hinch said. If you stay in baseball long enough you'll have different types of springs. You'll have good ones, you'll have bad ones.
The work reflects the creators' observations of the hippie counterculture and sexual revolution of the late s, and several of its songs became anthems of the anti-Vietnam War peace movement. The musical's profanity, its depiction of the use of illegal drugs, its treatment of sexuality , its irreverence for the American flag , and its nude scene caused much comment and controversy. Hair tells the story of the "tribe", a group of politically active, long-haired hippies of the " Age of Aquarius " living a bohemian life in New York City and fighting against conscription into the Vietnam War. Claude, his good friend Berger, their roommate Sheila and their friends struggle to balance their young lives, loves, and the sexual revolution with their rebellion against the war and their conservative parents and society. Ultimately, Claude must decide whether to resist the draft as his friends have done, or to succumb to the pressures of his parents and conservative America to serve in Vietnam, compromising his pacifist principles and risking his life.