Instruction: Write your own short response, 2 hundred word is required on this question, with a minimum of six citations from all of the assigned sources. Outside sources or lack of sources will earn you an automatic zero. Please use the link below as the only source:
John Brown’s Last Speech – www.historyisaweapon.com/defcon1/johnbrown.html (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.
What Time of Night It Is – www.historyisaweapon.com/defcon1/sojournertruthtimeofnight.html (Links to an external site.)
You will be graded on how well you answer the question, use and cite EVERY SINGLE ONE OF the assigned readings in Chicago Style Format (endnotes), and present the information in class.
Here’s the question:
- Analyze Roger Taney’s decision in the Dred Scott How did the ruling mirror the sectional debates that had been occurring in Congress? What consequences did the decision have on the liberties and freedoms of blacks in America?