American Experience Who is John Brown?
John Brown believed that slavery was evil and martyred himself for the cause. Details
Program: American Experience
Episode: Who is John Brown?
While most abolitionists believed in the strategy of moral suasion, John Brown's belief that slavery was evil led him to martyr himself for the cause of abolition. His actions rallied Northern support and, in many ways, provoked the oncoming of the Civil War.• Visit the Who is John Brown? webpage
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Premiere Date: 01/08/2013
Episode Expires: Never
TV Rating: NR
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