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problemchild
11-28-2005, 07:27 PM
http://www.assumption.edu/ahc/abolition/CalhounPositiveGood.html

i need help its hard to understand could someone give me a brief summary or answer these questions. or tell me something about him and slavery

1. how does calhoun feel about compromising on the issue of salvery?

2. what strategy does calhoun make that seem to be threat of sucession?

3. what strategy did calhoun feel the abolitionists would use to turn the people off to salvery?

4. what does "that there never has yet existed a wealthy and civilized society in which one portion of the community did not, in point of fact, live on the labor of the other" mean in the article. do you agree or disagree.

5. how does calhoun justify slavery
6. what statements are racist
7. how does calhoun feel slaves were treated?

theredshirt
11-28-2005, 07:38 PM
try wikipedia.org and search his name