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Frederick Douglass' Speeches inc. The Dred Scott Decision

Frederick Douglass' Speeches inc. The Dred Scott Decision

."When a great truth once gets abroad in the world, no power on earth can imprison it, or prescribe its limits, or suppress it. It is bound to go on till it becomes the thought of the world." Frederick Douglass time and time again proved himself a philosopher and activist well advanced far and beyond his time. Ossie Davis reads Douglass’ speeches on the Dred Scott Decision, the essential struggle for progress, free speech and women’s rights. (Remastered and reiussed on SFW47006 The Oratory of Frederick Douglass.)

Track Listing

101
The Dredd Scott Decision Ossie Davis 25:34
201
If There Is No Struggle There Is No Progress Ossie Davis 12:45
202
A Plea for Free Speech Ossie Davis 8:04
203
Women's Rights Ossie Davis 3:29

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