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Thursday, December 3, 2015

The North Star

de bene esse: literally, of well-being, morally acceptable but subject to future validation or exception

Frederick Douglass published the first issue of his abolitionist newspaper “The North Star” 168 years ago today. In addition to fighting for the freedom and rights of the enslaved, the paper advocated for the emancipation of women and other oppressed groups.


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