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DO SÉCULO XXI
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of these wretched, gloomy figures against villainy in the world. As speech development
method was used Navio Negreiro of Castro Alves, as a basis for criticizing the perpetuation
of man’s enslavement practice. It is observed that at the time the poet has denounced the
hideous and vile practice, and we find ourselves today in the XXI century, living with
the banalization of life. In the same way in that century the poet urged the intellectuals
and the population to embrace the abolition of slavery, we find ourselves today in such
situation that require a new abolitionist consciousness. Disposing the discussion at the
national level, on the history and construction of the Brazilian legal system, it is worth
to observe the necessity to create a new abolitionist movement. And in this sense,
we ask as the poet did: “Why do you run away like that (...)? Why to run away (...)?”.
Human dignity. Human trafficking. Law and arts. Slavery. The slave ship.