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Father Tom Murphy gives talk at Loyola University Chicago

February 13, 2017

Tom Murphy, S.J., associate professor of history, gave a talk on the Jesuits’ role as slaveholders, at his alma mater, Loyola University Chicago. Father Murphy is the author of Jesuit Slaveholding in Maryland. In his presentation, he referenced Georgetown University’s acknowledgment of its ties to slavery, as reported in a series by The New York Times last year.