Also in in Pennsylvania, the legislature enacted "a gradual emancipation law that directly connected the ideals of the Revolution with the rights of the African Americans to freedom. Knowledge, Consciousness, and the Politics of Empowerment. One of the most well-known voices for freedom around the Revolutionary era was Phillis Wheatley of Massachusetts.
The Loathsome Den– Sexual Assault on the Plantation: #MeToo
She was a black teenager in Missouri who killed her master, Robert Newsom, in self-defense. By country. Thus for nearly two centuries, the cries for help and justice by the enslaved were not acted upon sufficiently.