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Indian slavery once thrived in New Mexico. Latinos are finding family ties to it. | The New York Times

  Lenny Trujillo made a startling discovery when he began researching his descent from one of New Mexico’s pioneering Hispanic families: One of his ancestors was a slave.   “I didn’t know about New Mexico’s slave trade, so I was just stunned,” said Mr. Trujillo, … Continue reading Indian slavery once thrived in New Mexico. Latinos are finding family ties to it. | The New York Times