Definition of Antislavery. Meaning of Antislavery. Synonyms of Antislavery

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Definition of Antislavery

Antislavery
Antislavery An`ti*slav"er*y, a. Opposed to slavery. -- n. Opposition to slavery.

Meaning of Antislavery from wikipedia

- slavery and other threats to personal freedom. Their ideas influenced many antislavery thinkers in the eighteenth century. In addition to English colonists...
- total abolition of slavery in the United States". He does not include antislavery activists such as Abraham Lincoln, U.S. president during the Civil War...
- slavery on egalitarian grounds. "[Northern] Republicans rooted their antislavery arguments, not on expediency, but in egalitarian morality." "The Constitution...
- with violence. According to the Encyclopedia Britannica, "The society's antislavery activities frequently met with violent public opposition, with mobs invading...
- their wills. A significant number of Jews gave their energies to the antislavery movement. Many 19th century Jews, such as Adolphe Crémieux, parti****ted...
- party dedicated to antislavery, drawing from the antislavery wing of the Whig Party, and combining Free Soil, Liberty, and antislavery Democratic Party...
- lampooned what they claimed were Republican efforts to downplay the antislavery plank in their 1860 platform. Republican candidate Abraham Lincoln, who...
- history of antislavery conflict in America have been published, but for lack of data covering the earlier presentations of that form of Antislavery known as...
- Scribner's Sons. Jarius Lincoln, [ed.] Antislavery Melodies: for The Friends of Freedom. Prepared for the Hingham Antislavery Society. Words by A. G. Duncan....
- York Press. p. 42. ISBN 978-0-7914-7007-7. American Abolitionists and Antislavery Activists, comprehensive list of abolitionist and anti-slavery activists...
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