Vermont votes to ban references to slavery in state constitution
Kind of an interesting story, even though I agree with the lone dissenter.
My question is different: does everyone talk like a lunatic undergrad now?
James Lyall, executive director of the ACLU of Vermont, told CNN the measure was “an important recognition of our society's failure to root out systemic racism and white supremacy culture, which does violence to communities of color every day, here in Vermont and across the nation.”
Vermont was the first state to outlaw slavery. In 1777.