Until Haiti, abolitionists focused on either gradual emancipation, or simply ending the slave trade, not slavery itself.
But the consequence of ignoring him is that abolitionists seem indifferent to his pain.
If California dumps the death penalty this November, abolitionists will probably dance in the streets.
For abolitionists, it is about the possibility that even people who do something horrible can change.
The position of Christian abolitionists was the exact opposite.
Mrs. Larue says that the abolitionists are opposed to Mr. Carter because he doesn't hold their ultra opinions.
In later years he gave the benefit of his experience to the abolitionists.
Sharpe was at that time the acknowledged head of British abolitionists.
The abolitionists of the North have been grossly misrepresented.
I also thought I was a Whig, much to the sorrow of my mother, whose sympathies were with the abolitionists.