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Dear Church, I am standing in front of YOUR local abortion clinic.Behind these walls thousands of human beings have been dismembered and destroyed by surgical instruments and chemical poisons.From this parking lot, thousands of women have been led to the slaughter to sacrifice their unborn children in a misguided attempt to preserve their own lives.Within these walls works a man who “lies in wait for blood”.A man who “makes the fatherless his prey”. 1,132 more words
On Dec 2, 1859, in Charles Town, Virginia, John Brown is executed on charges of treason, murder, and insurrection.
John Brown, born in Connecticut in 1800, was an abolitionist who believed that armed insurrection was the only way to overthrow the institution of slavery in the U:S. 157 more words
Blood and Water: American Adoption Stories - Harriet And Ellen: Interracial Adoption in Antislavery Children’s Literature (1856)
Sources: Lois. “Harriet and Ellen; or, The Orphan Girls” (1856; repr., Cincinnati: American Reform Tract and Book Society, 1865), v. This novel was first published in 1856 and reprinted in 1865. 415 more words
What in the world is abolitionism? Find out here about the ideology that started a grassroots movement to end one of the greatest human miseries to be entrenched in our world. 189 more words
Taking “African American Studies” and “Woman Studies” at the same time during the summer, it just made sense when the same professor for “African American History” had us do a 4 paragraph paper on abolitionists/abolitionism that I would be drawn to Women during Abolitionism. 840 more words