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Dred Scott: A Man Is A Man

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A Man Is A Man “A man is a man, until that man finds a plan, a plan that makes that man, a new man.”-Dred Scott. Dred Scott was a courageous slave that was out to help everyone. His wife and two daughters were both also born into slavery. He went to court with the Dred Scott vs. Sandford case. Dred Scott was a slave who fought for the freedom of slaves all around. To start off, Scott didn’t have the best life to begin with. He worked for 10 years of his life to try and end slavery. That big chunk of his life was dedicated to help free tons of people. He sued his master’s widow and his suit got reversed. When he finally gained his freedom, he, of course, died 9 months shortly after. He died of tuberculosis on September 17, 1858. Even though
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