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Independence launched for slaves, too, on July 4, 1776?

THOMAS JEFFERSON LEADERSHIP he has waged cruel war against human nature itself, violating it’s most sacred rights of life & liberty in the persons...

Will Slavery End by Justice or Violence – Thomas Jefferson Leadership

THOMAS JEFFERSON LEADERSHIP the value of the slave is every day lessening; his burthen on his master dayly increasing. interest is therefore preparing the disposition...

Alcidamas on Slavery

DAILY DABBLE IN THE CLASSICS More than four centuries before the Christian era, Alcidamas, a pupil of Gorgias, taught that "God has sent forth all...

John Quincy Adams: His Fight Against Slavery & His Faith in the Bible

American Minute with Bill Federer On FEBRUARY 21, 1848, "Old Man Eloquent" John Quincy Adams suffered a stroke at his desk in the House chamber. He...

France’s godless Revolution

American Minute with Bill Federer France's King Louis XVI sent his navy and troops to help America gain independence from Britain, for which France gained...

Polygamy and Slavery in American

American Minute with Bill Federer A call to ban the Confederate Flag due to its association with slavery is akin to banning the Democrat Party's...

The Spanish-American War

American Minute with Bill Federer Slavery existed in Cuba longer than anywhere else in the Western Hemisphere, except Brazil. Slaves were purchased from Africa where Arab...

Ralph Waldo Emerson born MAY 25, 1803

American Minute with Bill Federer WILLIAM LLOYD GARRISON published the Boston anti-slavery paper "Liberator" and founded the American Anti-Slavery Society in 1833. Suffering hundreds of death...

Easter Island myths and realities

~The island’s demise was a human and Little Ice Age tragedy, not “ecological suicide”~ By Dennis Avery In a recent New York Times column, Nicholas Kristof...

The African Methodist Episcopal Church

American Minute with Bill Federer Richard Allen was born to slave parents in Philadelphia and sold with his family to a plantation in Dover, Delaware. As...

Charles Sumner stood up to slavery

American Minute with Bill Federer Quakers in Pennsylvania went on record as being the first to oppose slavery with their Germantown Petition of 1688, just...

…to the shores of Tripoli

American Minute with Bill Federer "The first nation to recognize my country was Morocco," stated President Obama in Cairo, Egypt, June 4, 2009. Morocco began recognizing...

Slavery – a brief history

American Minute with Bill Federer There are more slaves today than at any time in human history, reported Benjamin Skinner, a fellow at the Carr...

Frederick Douglass born FEBRUARY 7, 1817

American Minute with Bill Federer Frederick Douglass was born Frederick "Baily" on a Maryland plantation around FEBRUARY 7, 1817, though no accurate records exist, as...

The Battle Hymn of the Republic

American Minute with Bill Federer Five dollars was all she was paid by the Atlantic Monthly Magazine for her poem, "The Battle Hymn of the...

Beecher’s Bible and the anti-slavery movement

American Minute with Bill Federer He was one of the most popular preacher in American in the middle 1800s. He was the brother of Harriett Beecher...

John Newton and Amazing Grace

American Minute with Bill Federer "Amazing grace! How sweet the sound, That saved a wretch like me! I once was lost, but now am found, Was blind, but now...

Spanish-American War ended DECEMBER 10, 1898

American Minute with Bill Federer A factor leading up to the 1898 Spanish-American War was slavery in Cuba. President James Buchanan wrote December 19, 1859: "When a...

America is Divided…Still

American Minute with Bill Federer Prior to the Civil War, America was divided into 5 categories: 1. Radical Northern Republicans: whose attitude was slavery is wrong--end...

Sojourner Truth heard “a voice from Heaven”

American Minute with Bill Federer Born a slave in New York in 1797, she spoke only Dutch until sold around the age of 9, together...

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