“Tho All the World Betrays Thee:"

The Intersections of Irish Nationalism

and American Abolitionism in Antebellum Boston

Wendall Phillips speaking against fugitive slave law
Image Source: Library of Congress

How did Americans imagine their natural rights and then attempt to institutionalize these as law,

and with what effects on the disenfranchised?

Grades 9-12

Jonathan Streff and Matthew Brophy

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