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    Truth be told, I just learned that on Saturday...

    Truth be told, I just learned that on Saturday when I looked at the wiki page to learn a little more about the song. Back in grammar school, all we did was sing it. No dissertation about slavery,...
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    I grew up in Louisville, and my parents still...

    I grew up in Louisville, and my parents still live there. When I hear "My Old Kentucky Home" sung during the post parade at the Kentucky Derby, I get sentimental, nostalgic, and yes, I tear up when...
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    The song actually has abolitionist roots and...

    The song actually has abolitionist roots and undertones, and inspired/furthered abolitionist views and feeling in the mid-1800s:

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/My_Old_Kentucky_Home
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