What To Slavery Is The Fourth Of July Analysis

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What to the slave is the Fourth of July?

During Douglass’ speech he addresses, “ Mr.President, Friends, and Fellow Citizens.” he is most likely addressing a group of diverse people and an Anti-Slavery society. Although Douglass is being fierce about his stand against slavery, he apologizes in front of the crowd for being nervous. Douglass argues that America is still young and still has time to positively change. Douglass thinks that America isn’t truthful about having liberty and freedom, he wants to change the way America is during that time. In Douglass’ speech he tries to achieve in making America a land of liberty and freedom. Douglass strived to achieve equality for all races and end all slavery across the nation. He condemns America

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