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Bartolomé de las Casas diptych, attributed to Antonio Palacios y los hermanos Cabrera, c. 1837, Museo Histórico Domínico, Santiago de Chile. We see his pastoral ministry with the indigenous peoples of the Caribbean, left, and his efforts to persuade the king of Spain and the Church hierarchy to ban the enslavement of Africans and aboriginal peoples in Spanish America.

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