In this quote Jackson states It will be my sincere and constant desire to

In this quote jackson states it will be my sincere

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treat the Native Americans justly and create equality amongst all, he wanted to be fair. In this quote Jackson states, “It will be my sincere and constant desire to observe towards the Indian tribes within our limits a just and liberal policy, and to give that human and considerate attention to their rights and their wants which is consistent with the habits of our Government and the feeling of our people.” You can tell that he wanted everything to be fair and equal and that if it wasn’t he was willing to go out of his way for the people and to make sure that they felt that way. In Andrew Jackson’s second inaugural address you can tell that his tone completely changes, instead of wanting to create equality amongst the Americans and the Indigenous Tribes, he now wants the Indigenous tribes to assimilate or give up their land and move on to inhabitable lands in the west. In the start of his address we as the reader can clearly tell the tone has changed and that he had already convinced some tribes to change, “ Two important tribes have accepted the provision made for their removal at the last session of Congress, and it is believed that their example will induce the remaining tribes also to seek the same obvious advantages.” Jacksons tries hard in his speech to
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  • Spring '08
  • Parker,L
  • Andrew Jackson, Native Americans in the United States

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