Haitian Revolution : The Revolution

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Haitian Revolution: The Haitian Revolution was led by Toussaint L’Ouverture from May 20, 1743 to April 7, 1803. It has been described as the largest and most successful slave rebellion. The rebellion was initiated in 1791 by the slaves. In the end, they had succeeded in ending slavery and French control on the colony. The Haitian Revolution consisted of multiple revolutions going simultaneously. The Haitian Revolution existed from 1791 to 1804. It was important because Haiti is the only country where slave freedom was taken by force and it was the only successful slave revolt. Industrial Revolution: During the Industrial Revolution, rural societies in Europe and America became industrial and urban. It occurred from the 18th to the 19th…show more content…
It also is a political theory and movement aiming to establish a system. Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels expressed what they thought was scientific socialism. Socialism was first brought up in the 1848 right before the Revolutions swept Europe. Socialism was important because it was the reason that individuals or groups couldn’t round up enough resources to out do another group. With social equality in mind, it was intended to serve as a system that treat all humans equally and freedom to work. One thing about socialism that is very effective is that it can either go through a government or in a direct community organization. Nationalism: Nationalism is a belief that interests of a particular nation-state are important. People who share a common language, history, and culture should be independent and free of foreign domination. It is a sense of identity in a nation. John Quincy Adams was a major founder in nationalism. It began towards the end of the 18th century and spread throughout the 19th century. At the beginning of the 20th century it was still spreading throughout different countries. The American and French revolutions were two of the first to incorporate it. After that it spread through central Europe and then to the eastern and southeastern Europe. When the 20th century hit, it spread through lands of Asia and Africa. Nationalism is important because it is the bond that holds
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