Skip to comments.Frederick Douglass would have joined a Tea Party on 15 April
Posted on 05/03/2009 8:28:03 AM PDT by El Gringo
When I read the portion of Frederick Douglass autobiography where he recounted arriving at his masters house after a day of work in a ship yard caulking ships and having to empty his pockets, even being subsequently searched, for wages paid at the ship yard, I was enraged. No human being should be forced to turn his wages over to another.
Anyone who fancies himself a supporter of liberty must read the autobiography of Frederick Douglass. (The complete title of this work is Narrative of the life of Frederick Douglass [an American slave, written by himself]. After reading it, you will ask yourself, How can anyone support taxes as presently structured in our country (the USA)? We are undergoing a stripping of Continue...
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I read his “My Bondage, My Freedom.” Great book by a great American.
There has to be an Obama operative on the Free Republic IT staff. No coincidnence can explain the fouling of links whenever I post!
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