From Slaves to Spinning: Born On the Blackstone

America: Born Bankrupt America was born bankrupt. We won the revolution, but lost everything else. Our economy was dependent on Great Britain. We produced raw material, but Great Britain turned those materials into goods for the world's markets. Not merely did we depend on the British to supply us with finished goods we could not produce ourselves, … Continue reading From Slaves to Spinning: Born On the Blackstone