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Joe Biden’s great-great-great-grandfather owned two slaves in Maryland and another enslaved a 14-year-old boy, new book reveals

  • Two of President Joe Biden’s 3x-great grandfathers owned slaves in Maryland
  • The president has often touted his Irish Catholic roots, only a part of his lineage
  • Biden also shares a small connection to Confederate President Jefferson Davis 
  • The story was adapted from a new book about the president titled The Bidens 
  • Politico reporter Ben Schreckinger penned the book coming out next week
  • One chapter delves into Joe Biden’s sometimes fraught history on race issues
  • In one little-known incident, Biden actually lived in a deed-restricted home
  • Covenant barred Delaware home from being ‘owned or occupied by any Negro’
  • Biden lived in the home from 1971 to 1974 as he launched his first Senate bid
  • In 1986 Biden disavowed the racist restriction on the home purchased by his dad 

— Read more below on www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-9989415/Biden-ancestors-slave-owners-Presidents-great-great-great-grandfather-owned-14-year-old-boy.html

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