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Abraham Lincoln and slavery - Wikipedia

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Abraham Lincoln's position on slavery is one of the central issues in American history. ..... Colonization of freed slaves was long seen by many as an answer to the problem of slavery. One of Pr...

Did Lincoln Really Free the Slaves? - The Root

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Jan 27, 2014 ... Abraham Lincoln freed the slaves, right? Well, the truth is a bit more complicated than that; actually, the truth is very complicated, leading even ...

Who really freed the slaves? | SocialistWorker.org

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Apr 13, 2012 ... We're told that Abraham Lincoln "freed the slaves," but it's important to remember what slaves did to free themselves.

Who really freed the slaves? | Liberation School

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Jul 3, 2014 ... 150 years ago: first Black soldiers recruited into Civil War. Exactly 150 years ago, on February 16, 1863, Boston, Mass. residents opened their ...

Who Freed the Slaves? | Virginia Historical Society

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In recent decades some historians have minimized Lincoln's role and argued that the enslaved freed themselves. Slaves did take the initiative to escape, but ...

5 Things You May Not Know About Lincoln, Slavery and Emancipation

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Sep 21, 2012 ... Lincoln did believe that slavery was morally wrong, but there was one big ... be done about it: Slavery should be immediately abolished, and freed slaves ... The Emancipation Proclamation didn't actually free all of the slaves.

Did Abraham Lincoln free the slaves or did the slaves actually free ...

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I call this a false dichotomy. Abraham Lincoln didn't free all the slaves. And some slaves freed themselves, but nowhere near all of them.

How Blacks Freed Themselves from Slavery - The Daily Beast

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Feb 18, 2014 ... In his new book, Davis stresses the now widely accepted view that ending slavery actually went against both countries' economic self-interest.

Diaspora: Lincoln did not free the slaves - New African Magazine

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Mar 19, 2013 ... Fact one: The slaves freed themselves when the Civil War began in 1861. Some fled the plantations and found refuge among Union soldiers ...

Abraham Lincoln Saved the Union, But Did He Really Free - Ashbrook

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There was a time when every schoolboy learned that Abraham Lincoln was the “ Great Emancipator” who freed the slaves. The Emancipation Proclamation, they ...