Amistad: The Natural State of Mankind
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american history
slavery
abolition
presidents
john quincy adams

John Quincy Adams argues in favor of the African slaves in the United States v. The Amistad case in front of the Supreme Court. He displays fervent support for the abolition of slavery and asserts that the natural state of mankind is freedom, which contrasts with the South's view.

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