In a video posted on The Black History School, we learn more about Abraham Lincoln was moderate on the slavery issue. He did not want to expand slavery in new territories because slavery was immoral. However, the “Great Emancipator,” believed that Blacks should not have democratic rights that white citizens had. So he encouraged freed slaves to migrate to voluntarily in Panama, Liberia, Haiti, the British West Indies, and Belize.
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