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  •  In class today they talked about abolitionist and I didn' t understand could you explain what it is ?
  • yes sure
  • oh that's great!! but is it related to the civil war?
  • It is a person who wants to stop or abolish slavery during the 19th century.More specifically, these people wanted the immediate and full release of all enslaved people.
  • Of course it is related, the Civil War was about only one issue slavery.John Brown and other radical abolitionists wanted a war to free the slaves and instigate insurrection.
  • thank you for your explanation!!
  • Thousands of abolitionists such as Henry Ward Beecher and Frederick Douglass worked for decades to show that slavery was wrong.
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