2 edition of Some Quaker approaches to the race problem. found in the catalog.
Some Quaker approaches to the race problem.
American Friends Service Committee.
|LC Classifications||E184.A1 F74|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||16|
|LC Control Number||47017677|
Respect for everyone, non-violent approaches to disagreements, and support for the vulnerable, are aspects of this. All Quaker institutions aspire to a Quaker ethos with such characteristics.” “The largest concentrations of Quaker schools today are in the US and Kenya. The US has over 30 secondary/high schools and over 50 primary schools. In response, Quaker, Anglican, and Moravian missionaries articulated a vision of "Christian Slavery," arguing that Christianity would make slaves hardworking and loyal. Over time, missionaries increasingly used the language of race to support their arguments for slave : University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.
Alice Stokes Paul (Janu – July 9, ) was an American suffragist, feminist, and women's rights activist, and one of the main leaders and strategists of the campaign for the Nineteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, which prohibits sex discrimination in the right to initiated, and along with Lucy Burns and others, strategized events such as the Woman Suffrage Born: Janu , Mount Laurel, New Jersey. QUAKERS HAVE HAD A GOOD PRESS for their responses to slavery in spite of the pervasive racism within and outside the meeting.¹ Nevertheless, before and after , a Friend could be disowned for vigorous, public opposition to the meeting’s position on slavery.
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Some Quaker approaches to the race problem. [Philadelphia] American Friends Service Committee  (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: American Friends Service Committee. OCLC Number: Notes: Cover title. Description:  pages including plates 23 cm.
Bliss Forbush (), Quaker Educator, administrator, and author served as a Race and Conscience in America – A review prepared for the American Some Quaker Approaches to the Race Problem – by American Friends Service Committee () Author. Quakers were divided on some of the tactics of the Garrisonian anti-slavery movement in the s and s.
Some Quakers, like Lucretia Mott, embraced the American Anti-Slavery Society, others thought that the rhetoric of the Garrisonians was divisive and would lead to conflict rather than resolution. The abolitionists themselves often. Race prejudice led some Quakers to go only part of the way.
Antislavery activists had hard work to combat "lagging interest and lukewarm followers", especially in the s. Byseparate Anti-Slavery societies for Some Quaker approaches to the race problem. book were common and Quaker women were among their leaders. A New York Times Notable Book The Dazzle of Day is a brilliant and widely celebrated mixture of mainstream literary fiction and hard SF.
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While previous antislavery advocates pleaded with Quaker leadership to limit Quaker involvement in slavery, some, like Keith, made serious criticisms of Pennsylvanian Quaker leadership. John Hepburn, whose dates are unknown, openly derided Quaker leaders for their failure to God and the community in his tract, The American Defence of the.
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Don't let racist and prejudicial remarks go by without.Benjamin Lay, a Quaker who saw slavery as a “notorious sin,” addresses this volume to those who “pretend to lay claim to the pure and holy Christian religion.” Although some Quakers held slaves, no religious group was more outspoken against slavery from the seventeenth century until slavery's demise.Updated December Quaker Resources Live Oaks Friends Meeting This report lists 3 examples of what Live Oak Friends Meeting has done in to help make LOFM Friends aware of, and propose mitigating approaches to, structural racism in which we are immersed.