#InContext: Frederick Douglass

By: GABRIELLE MCKENZIE Frederick Douglass was born into slavery just over 200 years ago in February 1818. After escaping in 1838, this former slave would become one of the most renowned abolitionists, orators, writers, and statesmen in centuries. Throughout his illustrious career, Douglass tirelessly advocated for equal rights for all. He took on the enormous … Continue reading #InContext: Frederick Douglass