Toussaint Louverture: Cannot Spare Moyse
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  • History → Carribbean History → The Haitian Revolution
Toussaint Louverture, looking to consolidate power as his movement grows, goes after dissenting members who advocate for a different vision of Haiti.

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  1. Why is Louverture angry?
  2. What do Louverture's actions reveal about his character and goals?

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