Frederick Douglass: What To The Slave Is The Fourth of July?

Frederick DouglassJuly 4, 2013 – Segment 1

We begin the July 4th celebration with Koli Tengella, Executive Director of the Kulichagulia Project and 2010 Open Society Institute Fellow, who talks about the meaning of July 4th through Frederick Douglass’ 1852 speech, “What to the Slave Is the Fourth of July?”


Written by Marc Steiner

Marc Steiner

The Marc Steiner Show currently airs on The Real News Network. The show covers the topics that matter, engaging real voices, from Charm City to Cairo and beyond. Email us to share your comments with us.