Fredrick Douglass

By: Arica Apel

Social study 20.2

Former slave Frederick Douglass toured the North talking about white audience about slavery to him the biggest difference between slaves and free by racism.
in law the slaves has no wife no children, country, no home" Douglass said. Douglass wanted to get a railroad built to California.
Douglass Illinois introduce a bill in congress aroused an uproar
Douglass called the policy popular sovereignty or rule by the people.
That senator Stephen Douglass had plotted with southerners to make Kansas a slave state
Douglass final version of the bill known as the Kansas-Nebraska act created two new territories Kansas and Nebraska.
Douglass argued that Dred Scott decision had put slavery issue to rest.
Northern democrats nominated Stephen Douglass for president.