Three People Who Changed the World
By: Daisy Gonzalez, Kayla Soto, and Steven DaLaRosa
2. In the Story of Three People Who Change the World on paragraph 11 and 12 it states, " In 1847, Douglass started to publishing The North Star, a newspaper that championed the rights of free blacks, slaves, and woman. Douglass never stopped working for civil rights. During the Civil War, he urged President Abraham Lincoln to abolish slavery. After the war, Douglass spoke out for rights of former slaves."
3. In the story of Three people who Changed the World on paragraph 16 it states, " In 1957, martin Luther King organized the Southern Christian Leadership Conference to oppose racial segregation. The SCLC advocated non-violent but direct protest. It organized marches, demonstrations, and boycott. These disrupted segregated businesses and forced them to grant more rights to African Americans."
2) All these leaders did not just fight for civil rights but to abolish slavery.
3) Harriet Tubman used the Underground Railroad to help over 300 slaves to the North so they can be able to have civil rights and freedom.