Slavery Abolished

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In 1833, slavery was abolished in the British Empire after years of conflict and the hard work of abolitionists in London. Around the era of slavery more people were for it than against it. Even though there were too less people against it, they were still stronger believers. In this essay I will be discussing the persuasive arguments and events that took place to cause the abolition of slavery in the British Empire by 1833. The three causes were what the Abolitionists did, actions took by the slaves and the economic reasons.
The White Campaigners The Abolitionists Parliament passed on the Slavery Abolition Act in 1833. The act gave all slaves in the British Empire their freedom. It was one of the great issues of the 19th century. By 1833
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By 1800, there were slaves being sold in Britain and being taken against their will to the West Indies, but most black people in Britain were free through their own efforts. Some slaves rebelled as source 3 shows us, " slaves on the island of St Dominique set fire the sugar cane," this portrays the image that if they started being more aggressive towards the plantation owners business then they would be scared and try to make a treaty with them. This treaty would have rules like payment must be allowed or they won't work and many other rules and regulations to make it fair on the slaves working extremely hard for 15 hours or more labor. There were other methods in which slaves used against their owners so they would be freed or payed these were, act ill, work less hard, sabotage crops, act stupid also pretend they don't know English even though they have been in that plantation area or 10 years or more; this would create the owner a huge cost in money and they would loose all they're profit. They would have no choice to either free the slaves or pay them. This second reason links in with the economy problems because the slaves sabotaged and rebelled against the plantation owners fields and crops causing the owners huge costs and reductions from rich to poor.
The last reason for the abolition of slavery was that it was no longer making such a profit. From the 1770s onwards the West Indies were becoming less
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