Unformatted text preview: May 1865 Douglass replies "Slavery is not abolished until… … the black man has the ballot.” True words said Abolitionist Frederick Douglass Thaddeus Stevens and Charles Sumner Fought against Andrew Johnson and the Dems. Their efforts brought about two new changes Freedmen’s Bureau Bill and Civil Rights Bill Does this help them? Do they find their freedom? They will face struggles in the near future Segregation and Inequality They will eventually find a hero But until then they must suffer under The heavy fist of the white Southerners They thought they found freedom in the thirteenth. http://www.history.rochester.edu/class/douglass/part5.html http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Slavery_in_the_United_States http://www.liu.edu/cwis/CWP/library/aaslavry.htm...
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This note was uploaded on 12/07/2011 for the course ENGL 235 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '08 term at Texas A&M.
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