Russwurm, the Colonizationist, and the Anti-Colonizationists in America

  • Amos J. Beyan

Abstract

Russwurm had sought refuge in the black community in New York City, partly because he believed that it was the best place to fight against American institutional racism that was increasingly becoming national, and affecting nearly every aspect of the lives of blacks. As illustrated, the war against American racism was waged through the Freedom’s Journal. Essays written or sermons or speeches presented against the oppression of blacks were usually published in the journal.1 The release of the Freedom’s Journal did not, however, ease the unjust treatments of blacks; in reality, it was reinforced from the 1820s to the beginning of the American Civil War in 1861.2

Keywords

Clay Migration Europe Settling Burial 

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