Toussaint L'Ouverture Comic Strip
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My son, remember that you are more than a slave. You are a free man with dignity! Nobody can control what you do.
Toussaint becomes leader of the slave rebellion
I will guide my people to what they are and deserve, freedom!
During his time as the leader of the slave rebellion and as a general, he proved his power and skills as a good leader by leading his men to victory. He won 7 battles in just a week!
Thinking I'll really settle this now, huh? Oh, just wait and see.
Betraying the safe conduct, Napoleon sent people to arrest Toussaint and ship him to France.
Don't even try escaping, you hear me!?
On April 7 of 1803, Toussaint Louverture died in prison. Despite his death, his people continued battling.