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Literature Resource Center, http://link.galegroup.com.proxy151.nclive.org/apps/doc/H1420000483/LitRC?u=ncliverockcc&sid=LitRC&xid=63c3f5bd. Accessed 11 Feb. 2018. Norton, Sandy Morey. "'To Keep from Shaking to Pieces': Addiction and Bearing Reality in 'Sonny's Blues.'." Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism, edited by Thomas J. Schoenberg and Lawrence J. Trudeau, vol.
“Narrative of the life of Frederick Douglas, An American Slave”. Anti-slavery literature project, vol.1, 2005 pp. 12-68. Mintz Steve, John, and Rebecca Moores, "Fredericks Douglass: A Biography”. Online Journal on Frederick Douglass from slavery to freedom; the Journey to Newyork City, Vol.1, 1994, pp.
Although the concept of abolition was introduced, action wouldn’t be taken until almost a century later in 1865 with the ratification of the 13th Amendment. During that century slaves had various forms of revolt/ rebellion within the system they were in; this ranged from the simplest action of learning how to read to the most radical of violent uproars. Various free African American activists were vital in bringing awareness to their cause to white America. For example, Frederick Douglass’ work “ levied a powerful indictment against slavery and racism, provided an indomitable voice of hope for his people, embraced antislavery politics and preached his own brand of American ideals” (“Frederick Douglass”). This can be seen in his “What, to the Slave, is the Fourth of July?” speech where he states, “What, to the American slave, is your Fourth of July?
Educators Franklin and Moss (2000) have depicted in their book named "From Slavery to Freedom" the time and reasons for the start of subjugation, and the improvement of a recognized and discrete culture among slaves and free blacks. The antiquarians investigated the pretended by blacks in the country's wars, the ascent of an explained and gratified free dark group before the finish of the eighteenth century, and the developing resistance to subjection among fragment of the dark populace
"Benjamin Franklin Quotes." BrainyQuote.com. Xplore Inc, 2018. 20 March 2018. https://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/benjamin_franklin_141119 "Can you play dead... harrowing calls to Florida massacre children." London Evening Standard [London, England], 9 Mar.
DuBois’s The Souls of Black Folk: Chapter III: “Of Mr. Booker T. Washington and Others” depict the harsh reality of racism that many freed African-American slaves faced during the Reconstruction Era while each offering their own set of solutions to the struggles faced during that period. Washington, as a former slave during his childhood, portrays the harsh reality of racism by first describing his experience and what he remembers of his days as a slave. He begins his autobiography by using his sense of humor to highlight one struggle that many African-Americans had to face, which is not knowing anything about their ancestries. Washington explains that he is “not quite sure of the exact place or exact date of my birth, but at any rate I
The Witches of Salem: Diabolical doings in a Puritan village. The New Yorker, 7 September 2015, https://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2015/09/07/the-witches-of-salem. Miller, Arthur. The Crucible. https://www.cusd80.com/cms/lib6/AZ01001175/Centricity/Domain/4860/The%20Crucible_full%20text_adobe_format.pdf “McCarthyism.” US History, vol.