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The Bab was apparently OK with slavery. Nice cult.
Fri Nov 3, 2017 12:04pm (XFF:

"In 1844, when the Báb declared his mission, slavery was still very widespread. When the Báb went on the Hajj pilgrimage in 1844, he was accompanied by Quddús and an Ethiopian slave. The family the Báb was born into possessed several slaves: one was his first tutor, and the subject of a eulogy penned by his young pupil/master in later years, crediting him as having raised him and praises him. The Báb was martyred in 1850, at which time he had not abrogated or changed the laws of Islam that permitted and regulated the practice. Slavery was not finally abolished in Iran until 1929.

For comparison slavery had been abolished in the British Empire as early as 1833, and in the United States in 1863."

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