Explain how abolitionists upheld the Declaration of Independence as the foundation of antislavery and abolitionist thought.

The Abolitionist Movement

Read the following primary source

https://www.loc.gov/resource/rbpe.11801100/?st=gallery

Then, address the following:

• Assess if abolitionists were responsible reformers or irresponsible agitators?

• Explain how abolitionists upheld the Declaration of Independence as the foundation of antislavery and abolitionist thought.

• Assess the effect of the Gag Rule on the Abolitionist Movement.

• Analyze how the women’s rights movement would gain momentum from the antislavery movement.

Writing Requirements (APA format)

• Length: 2-3 pages (not including title page or references page)
• 1-inch margins
• Double spaced
• 12-point Times New Roman font
• Title page
• References page
• In-text citations that correspond with your end references