Why Slavery Is Not Stand For The Treatment Of The United States

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proving that slaves will not stand for the treatment they have been receiving. This was the same master who tore off his clothes like a piercing tiger and whipped him with several lashes until his sticks were worn out during the incident when he sent Douglass to fetch some woods from the bush and Douglas has spent so much time struggling with the wood. Mentioned was also made about a powerful statement questioning the authenticity of the type of Christianity practiced by slave holding states and the religious hypocrisy of slave masters and quote on the page ‘109 of the Appendix ‘ “ what I have said respecting and against religion, I mean strictly to apply to the slave holding religion of this land, and with no possible reference to Christianity proper; for, between the Christianity of this land, and the Christianity of Christ, I recognize the widest possible difference- so wide, that to receive the one as good, pure and holy is of necessity to reject the other as bad, corrupt and wicked. To be the friend of the one, is of necessity to be the enemy of the other. I love the pure, peaceable, and impartial Christianity of Christ: I therefore hate the corrupt, slaveholding, women-whipping, cradle-plundering, partial and hypocritical Christianity of this land.” ‘Page 109’ Appendix.’ The above statement indicates that religion was technically, politically, hypocritically and vaguely used in the good old south to bring about a false biblical justification of the slavery against the…

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