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Some Thoughts on Agitation
October 16, 2017

William Lloyd Garrison said, in an article entitled The Liberator and Slavery, “There are three modes in which slavery can be overthrown: by physical force on the part of the free states, by the same force on the part of the slaves — and by an enlightened and benevolent public opinion. The first two modes […]

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Abolitionists rallied last week at Cathedral Square in Milwaukee, the site of the jailhouse from which fugitive slave Joshua Glover was rescued in 1854. Their goal was to remind Wisconsin magistrates of the state’s defiance of federal tyranny and call on them to once again interpose, this time on behalf of the preborn citizens of […]

Abolitionism
Wisconsin’s Defiance of Federal Tyranny
March 6, 2017

On the evening of March 10, 1854, two wagons carrying two federal marshals and five other men made their way to a small cabin that was the home of Joshua Glover.  Glover was a runaway slave who had been living in Racine, Wisconsin for about two years. He was known to be a skilled carpenter […]

The Rescue of Joshua Glover and Its Relevance for Today
February 21, 2017

Who was the runaway slave Joshua Glover and what does his story have to do with abortion in Wisconsin and the Gospel of Jesus Christ? “Truly, I say to you, as you did it to one of the least of these my brothers, you did it to me.” – Matt. 25:40 In Milwaukee, over one hundred tiny little […]

The runaway slave Joshua Glover was arrested by federal marshals in Racine Wisconsin. He was taken to the Milwaukee County jail where he was subsequently broken out by a crowd of citizens. Glover made it to Canada where he lived free until his natural death, but the federal government decided to charge Sherman Booth, one […]

Christians, the First Abolitionists
May 15, 2016

At the root of all abolitionist movements you will find the presence  of two interrelated theological propositions. The first is that human beings are created in the image of God and created to reflect that image. The second is that the Creator himself became a man in order to rescue mankind from sin, self-destruction, death, […]

Abolition, Past and Present
January 30, 2016

Abolitionists from across the United States have come together under the Lordship of Jesus Christ to form a grassroots coalition of autonomous abolitionist societies, which are unified in both ideology and practice. In conjunction with abolitionists in Canada, Australia, and the United Kingdom, we are united in the declaration of these sentiments in relation to […]