On February 9th, 2021 over zoom, the Abolish Slavery National Network held its 1st Quarterly meeting of the year which was attended by dignitaries and representatives nationwide. It was an epic and historic moment in US history that indicated a coming paradigm shift.
This Sunday on Abolition Today we'll share highlights from the event. With abolitionist speeches by Oregon State Senator Jeff Merkley, CA Assemblymember Sydney Kamlager, and Majesté Kpodjito Dòwòti Désir (HM Queen Mother Dòwóti) representing the United Nations.
As always we bring the voices of our ancestors back to life. This week the Spoken Word OG, Cola Rum Author, Poet, and SWG Lifetime Achievement Award honoree, will lend his voice in part one of "(1860) FREDERICK DOUGLASS, “THE CONSTITUTION OF THE UNITED STATES: IS IT PRO-SLAVERY OR ANTI-SLAVERY?”