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in response to reader comment: Our dear Deb I'm still waiting for your reference that "the number of slaves that Arabs had was miniscule" These are your words

Submitted by Debanjan Banerjee (India), Mar 2, 2010 at 11:21

DNM,

Atlantic Slave trade involved approximately 12 milllion innocent African people.

Source :http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Atlantic_slave_trade#Demographics

Arabs did make some slaves. I do condemn that. Arab slave trade is against the teachings of Prophet Mohammad (PBUH) as shown in the following hadithe :

"There is no superiority for an Arab over a non-Arab and for a non-Arab over an Arab, nor for the white over the black nor for black over the white except in piety."

I do not justify Arab slave trade. Arabs did took slaves and it was contrary to the teachings of Prophet Mohammad (PBUH).

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