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Abraham Lincoln and slavery

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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? | Liberation School

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Up until this point, escaped slaves and free Black people had only been put to work as ... in the border states than advocate for reparations for the freed slaves.

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.

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.

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Mar 13, 2015 ... Colonization of freed slaves was long seen by many as an answer to the .... matter if Lincoln was personally a racist (I don't think he really was), ...

Did Lincoln free the slaves?

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Sep 22, 2011 ... And the reason they give is that “he freed the slaves.” While that is laudable, it is not completely accurate. By mid-1862 things were not going ...

Abraham Lincoln: The Man Who Freed The Slaves? - Huffington Post

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Nov 19, 2012 ... When I was a child in grade school, whenever a teacher asked us who Abraham Lincoln was and what he did, in unison we would all ...

How Lincoln freed the slaves - latimes

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Jan 2, 2013 ... The critics argue that the Emancipation Proclamation didn't actually free any slaves. Lincoln "freed" the slaves, the argument goes, only where ...

BMCC News | Did Lincoln Really Free the Slaves?

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Aug 15, 2011 ... “The Emancipation Proclamation freed slaves only in those states under Confederate control,” he says. “It didn't affect slavery in the North.”

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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 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 ...

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 ...