LOS ANGELES— An educational video game has been edited following a social media backlash over a scene depicting slaves being packed into a ship. The scene was also removed from the official trailer for the title, which was originally released by Copenhagen- based developer Serious Games Interactive in 2013.. "Slave Trade," which is intended to teach children ages...» Read More
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