In My Bondage and My Freedom, Frederick Douglass argues that slavery was an institution that “victimized” everyone – slaves, slave holders, and non-slave holding whites alike. How can he make such a claim considering the brutality of slavery? This is an argumentative paper. It is essential that you provide a thesis statement (argument). In writing this paper you are required to engage readings from My Bondage and My Freedom, SFA Readings, as well as lecture materials. It is expected that you will prove proficiency in the course materials and demonstrate the ability to synthesize and analyze these materials in support of your thesis.
FREDERICK DOUGLAS’ VIEW ON SLAVERY