Flashcards in AfricanAmericanCh8FlashCards Deck (11):
using the spread of slavery to gain supporters
an advocate of the abolition of slavery.
The movement in the South
existed among slaves with the help of free blacks and a few sympathetic whites. The
movement in the North was made up of black and white abolitionists.
1800 abortive effort to launch a slave revolt.
The establishment of colonies A outside of the United States for African Americans.
Pamphlet that encouraged violence towards white slave owners. In aggressive language, Walker furiously attacked
slavery and white racism. He suggested that slaves use violence to secure their liberty. "I do declare," he
wrote, "that one good black can put to death six white men." Scared White southern slave holders.
plan of massive uprise
American Colonization Society
In late 1816 concerned white leaders met in
Washington, D.C., to form the American Society for Colonizing Free People of Colour of
the United States, usually known as the American Colonization Society (ACS).
Belief that a separate nation was in the best interests of African Americans.
Abolitionist newspaper established by William Lloyd Garrison in 1831.