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Correct the Record: Pardon William Lloyd Garrison!

Correct the Record: Pardon William Lloyd Garrison!

. , , By Elwood Earl “Sandy” Sanders Jr. Should the governor of Maryland pardon 19th century abolitionist leader William Lloyd Garrison? Yes, he should. Some background: In 1830, Garrison co-edited a newspaper in Baltimore, MD that among, other things, called for the abolition of slavery. He accused a man named Francis Todd of slave […]