Toussaint L'Ouverture Comic Strip
Updated: 2/18/2021
Toussaint L'Ouverture Comic Strip

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Storyboard Text

  • 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.