Black Patriots and Loyalists: Fighting for Emancipation in the War for Independence

Black Patriots and Loyalists

Black Patriots and LoyalistsAugust 1, 2014 – Segment 3

We learn about the struggle of African Americans to gain freedom during the Revolutionary War, with Alan Gilbert, John Evans Professor in the Josef Korbel School of International Studies at the University of Denver, who talks about his book Black Patriots and Loyalists: Fighting for Emancipation in the War for Independence.

This segment originally aired July 18, 2012.

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