Unformatted text preview: are not enjoyed in common.” The purpose of his speech is to explain why African Americans don’t feel the need to participate in the Fourth of July in order to gain emancipation for them and create racial equality. He describes the hypocrisy of the white people to make them aware of what such inequality is still going on....
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- Spring '15
- Frederick Douglass, Slavery in the United States, Eric Findon