A Moment In History: The Abolition of Slavery in England

by sam


You probably know that slavery was abolished in America in 1865 following the end of the American Civil War. But another nation beat us to the punch a generation earlier, ending the slave trade in the year 1834 and helping to pave the way for the American abolition in 1865. In this Moment in History, let’s explore the inspirational end of slavery in England.