Sunday, September 11, 2016

HILARIOUS 1865 LETTER FROM A FREED MAN TO HIS OLD MASTER

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On August 7, 1865, Jordan dictated his response through his new boss, Valentine Winters, and it was published in the Cincinnati Commercial. The letter entitled “Letter from a Freedman to His Old Master” was not only hilarious, but it showed compassion, defiance and dignity. That year, the the letter would be republished in the New York Daily Tribune and Lydia Marie Child’s The Freedman’s Book

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READ THE HISTORIC LETTER HERE. 

https://www.good.is/articles/jordan-andersons-legendary-clapback