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How did the Revolution influence the debate over American slavery?

Weekly Assignment #5

The American Revolution and the Constitution both significantly impacted, but did not end slavery in the new United States.

Watch the two videos with historian James Horton and with specifics answer the following questions:

  1. How did the Revolution influence the debate over American slavery?
  2. How were individual slaves effected by the Revolution?
  3. How did the Constitution influence American slavery and the interests of both those in favor and those opposed to it?

Write at least two full paragraphs.

 

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