Rhetorical Analysis Of Abraham Lincoln's Views On Slavery

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Lincoln has different to eliminate slavery but that would be impossible. He also speaks about the education slaves had perspectives on slavery. He expresses his feelings and views on slavery in every speech he gives but in each speech he has different points of view. On some of the speeches he talks about how fast he wants in the southern states and how men preferred to have slaves instead of common men. He also talks of how they worked and were treated horribly. But then his opinions were also indecisive, he wants to satisfy the majority of states by stating his opinions in a way that satisfies the ideas pertain to slavery just to gain political power over his presidential election.
To begin with, on March 1, 1859 in Chicago, Illinois,
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This quote made a clear point of how Lincoln views slavery and how he wants to end slavery in the United Sates. Also he says that “we must not interfere with the institution of slavery in the states where it exists, because the constitution forbids it, and the general welfare does not require us to do” (Various Lincoln Statements). Lincoln did not want any change that he would make to challenge slavery in the confederate states because it was forbidden by the constitution.
Furthermore, on September 17, 1859 Lincoln also made a speech on Fragment on Free Labor. Lincoln talked about how Sothern men declared how much they needed slavery instead of hiring common men. They stated slaves were better than common men saying “free labor was the inspiration of hope; pure slavery has no hope” (Various Lincoln Statements). Lincoln is stating how slaves have no right or anything and only were used for work over and over with no hope. On the contrary if they had been paid and treated right instead of being abused and causing them to suffer they would work harder. Lincoln states this in his speech saying, “The slave whom you cannot drive with the lash to break seventy-five pounds of hemp in a day, if you will task him to break a hundred, and promise him pay for all he does over, he will break you a hundred and fifty” (Various Lincoln Statements). He is basically stating some may not do the jobs right because
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