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  1. Abolition of Slavery Timeline
    Connexipedia Article

    Resource Type: Article
    Timelines tracing abolition in specific countries, abolition of the trade in slaves and abolition throughout empires.
  2. Abolitionism
    Connexipedia Article

    Resource Type: Article
    A movement in Western Europe and the Americas to end the slave trade and emancipate slaves.
  3. A century of sugar and tears
    Guadeloupe has bulit a slavery memorial centre on the site of a gigantic sugar refinery, believing it's necessary to acknowledge

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2015
    Present day Guadeloupei s coming to terms with a grim past through the Caribbean Centre of Expression and Memory of Slavery and the Slave Trade (MACTe), a new museum and memorial built symbolically on a waterfront site associated with slavery, segregation and conflict.
  4. Francis Daniel Pastorius
    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2017
    Francis Daniel Pastorius (September 26, 1651-1720) was a German born educator, lawyer, poet, and public official, who is particularly known for his anti-slavery advocacy.
  5. Karl Marx and the War Against Slavery
    Black History and the Class Struggle

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 1990
    Alexander discusses Marx and Engels's views on the Civil War, the role of the First International in the struggle to overthrow black chattel slavery, and why the Marxist program of international working-class revolution is the key for black freedom and working-class emancipation.
  6. The Liberator Files
    Selections from The Liberator, William Lloyd Garrison's Abolitionist Newspaper

    Resource Type: Website
    The Liberator was a Boston-based Abolitionist newspaper, published by William Lloyd Garrison from 1831 to 1865.
  7. The Man Who Killed Slavery, Sparked the Civil War, and Seeded Civil Rights
    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 2005
    A biography of John Brown.
  8. Passionate Declarations
    Essays on War and Justice

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 2003
    Essays looking at American political ideology.
  9. A People's History of the United States
    1492 - Present

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 2003
    Zinn's history includes those most ignored by typical American textbook history, including Indians, blacks, women and workers.
  10. Prison Abolition & Alternatives
    Nine Perspectives for Prison Abolitionists

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 1976
    A argument for the abolition of prisons and a discussion of alternatives.
  11. Seeds of Fire - January 1
    Resource Type: Unclassified
  12. 1688 Germantown Quaker Petition Against Slavery
    Wikipedia article

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2017
    The 1688 Germantown Quaker Petition Against Slavery was the first protest against African-American slavery made by a religious body in the English colonies.
  13. The Slave Trade
    The Story of the Atlantic Slave Trade 1440 - 1870

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1997
    A comprehensive history of the Atlantic slave trade in which approximiately eleven million black slaves were carried from Africa to the Americas to work on plantations, in mines, or as servants in houses.
  14. SNCC
    The New Abolitionists

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1965
    An account of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC).
  15. An Unfinished Revolution
    Karl Marx and Abraham Lincoln

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 2011
    A study of Marx's analysis of the American Civil War as a conflict about slavery, not tarrfifs. Marx saw the north as a bourgeois republic, and the south as expansionist.
  16. The War of Northern Aggression
    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2012
    A leading Civil War historian challenges the new orthodoxy about how slavery ended in America.
  17. What You Don't Know About Abolitionism: An Interview with Manisha Sinha on Her Groundbreaking Study
    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2018
    Manisha Sinha draws attention to the role of Black abolitionists in ending slavery in the USA in her book: The Slave's Cause: A History of Abolition.

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