William Lloyd Garrison
William Lloyd Garrison was a prominent American Christian, abolitionist, journalist, suffragist, and social reformer. He is best known for his widely read antislavery newspaper The Liberator, which he founded in 1831 and published in Boston until slavery in the United States was abolished by constitutional amendment in 1865. Garrison promoted "no-governmentism" and rejected the inherent validity of the American government on the basis that its engagement in... Read More
|Born||December 10, 1805
Newburyport, Massachusetts, U.S.
|Died||May 24, 1879 (aged 73)
New York City, U.S.