Sam Bernstein

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Tuesday September 21, 2021 10:45 AM - 11:15 AM

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Abraham Lincoln and the Quest for Social Justice

This presentation will explore the motivations of President Abraham Lincoln in order to abolish slavery in the United States. Lincoln had to balance his own upbringing, the political climate, and US Supreme Court decisions in order to bring about the end of slavery. The presentation will include a discussion on the Emancipation Proclamation and its effect on the abolition of slavery.