William Lloyd Garrison An Abolitionist

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William Lloyd Garrison was an abolitionist and the author of a weekly journal, the liberator. Ironically, Garrison really became a notorious and famous abolitionist only after the South published his work in news papers in an attempt to condemn him. Garrison’s weekly journal became the main journal of abolitionist. Garrison called for the immediate abolishment of slavery in America and for blacks to be viewed as Americans. With the help of other abolitionists, Garrison’s conceptions spread across the North. Anti-slave movements printed millions of journals, pamphlets and other printed material in an attempt to increase the spread of this message. Thousands of Northerners rallied behind this cry for the end of slavery. Like the revivalist movements,
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