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1abolicionista masculine, feminine
- The themes of slavery and the abolitionist movement are clearly presented in the film - not just underlying themes as in the book.
- The Chartists opposed slavery and supported the abolitionist movement.
- They saw her as a modern incarnation of the abolitionists, who they believe struck down the evil of slavery and, in so doing, saved the Republic.
- It was first settled by Free Soilers, supported by New England abolitionists, to prevent slavery spreading west from Missouri.
- Truth, also born into slavery, was an abolitionist and the first Black female orator to speak out against slavery.
- It was already established practice that black American abolitionists travel to England, Scotland and sometimes Ireland on speaking tours.
- To abolitionists, capital punishment is equally uncivilized and deserving of a definitive ruling of its unconstitutionality.
- The idea of civil rights came into its own during the abolitionist campaign against slavery.
- Many of the abolitionists and privatisers seem unaware that the BBC broadcasts anything apart from news.
- The opening chapter illuminates the processes by which the women became leaders and lecturers in the abolitionist movement.
- It is indeed possible that his story, and others like it, were instrumental in the foundation of the abolitionist movement.
- The Archbishop of Paris, after a decade of silence towards the abolitionist movement, gave evidence that he too would support public clerical action.
- The movement away from the death penalty gained momentum during the second half of the present century with the growth of the abolitionist movement.
- Most Spiritualists were outspoken abolitionists and often engaged in fiery polemics against slavery at lectures and seances.
- This dearth of scientific evidence has done nothing to dampen the abolitionist ardour of the anti-DDT movement.
- This concern gets to the heart of the matter for prison abolitionists, and it distinguishes our analysis from prison reform advocates.
- Surely the abolitionists ' panacea ‘shared schools’ should have prevented such intolerance as they promise it will do in Scotland.
- There is a second economic point never addressed by abolitionists; were schools to integrate, these statistics simply wouldn't change.
- It's a good read, especially for gun abolitionists who don't understand why they can't outlaw guns outright.
- Yet for death-penalty abolitionists, this welcome development also poses some strategic perils.