Haiti’s Ex-Slaves Demand 40 Acres and a Mule From France’s CDC

Haiti’s Ex-Slaves Demand 40 Acres and a Mule From France’s CDC

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The Caisse des Depots et Consignations headquarters building is seen in Paris. CDC was created in 1816, a year after Louis XVIII restored the monarchy in France, to help alleviate the country’s heavy debts and its problems raising money.