Posts Tagged ‘abolition’

Frederick Douglass: wise words for 2017

Our 2017 calendar features American statesman Frederick Douglass and his wise words on the importance of justice and equality. After escaping from slavery in Maryland, Frederick Douglass (1818–1895) became one of the most important social reformers, orators and statesman of the 19th century. He dedicated most of his boundless energy to the fight for emancipation […]