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John Brown: Freedom Fighter Or Terrorist?

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John Brown: Freedom Fighter or Terrorist? John Brown was an American abolitionist who believed that armed insurrection was the only way to depose slavery in the United States. John Brown could be identified as either one however, I believe he is a terrorist. I agree that slavery that slavery is wrong and that it should be terminated but I do think his actions should not have been so vague nor violent. He killed many people and faced the consequences by being hung on December 2, 1859.
John Brown opposed slavery. He believed slavery was wrong. He grew up with a religious family in a very religious household. Brown was a very strict father. He had twenty children, along with a youth black that he and his wife decided to adopt. He had five
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