It so much better here in America! Me, an immigrant can have a job in the North!
I´m so sad. I had to be taken from Africa to America, and have to work as a slave, which is someone who has to work for no money. I have to work all day in the South.
Meet Frederick Douglass, who is only one of the many abolitionists.
I am Frederick Douglass, an escaped slave and an abolitionist, which is a person who uses speeches and other forms of encouragement to stop slavery.
I am William Lloyd Garrison, an abolitionist and the publisher of The Liberator. I believe that slavery is so unjust, that it should be stopped immediatly.
The Liberator! Get it here!
So many laws, acts and compromises have been made! There's the Missouri Compromise, the Fugitive SLave Law of 1850, the Compromise of 1850, the Kansas-Nebraska Act, and the Dred Scott Decision. There's also the Confederate States of America, which is some of the states that seceded from the U.S.
We are the U.S. or the Union, and you will learn how we fight in the Civil War in the next Chapter!
We are the Confederate States of America, and you will learn how we fight in the Civil War in the next Chapter!