Asked in Political Parties
What are the liberal party and free soil party examples of?
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Asked in Soil
What is the difference between Liberty Party and the Free Soil Movement?
What is the free-soil party?
The Free-Soil Party was a political party in the U.S. from 1845-1852 and their slogan was 'Free Soil, Free Speech, Free Labor and Free Men' this was inscribed on their banner. The Free Soil Party contended that slavery undermined the dignity of labor it also said it inhibited social mobility, and was therefore fundamentally not the Democratic Party.
Asked in US Civil War
How did the Free Soil Party lead to the Civil War?
Which political party had the slogan free soil free speech free labor and free men?
Asked in Elections and Voting
What role did te free soil party play in the election of 1848?
Asked in Soil
Where are the headquarters of the free soil party located?
Asked in History of the United States
What did the free-soil party believe in the 1860 election?
The Free-Soil Party opposed the expansion of slavery into the Western territories. The Free-Soil Party did not have a candidate in the 1860 election. The new Republican Party was founded replacing the Free-Soil Party. In the 1860 election the Republican Party nominated Abraham Lincoln with a platform that promised not to interfere with slavery in the states, but opposed the further extension of slavery into the territories.
Asked in US Presidents, Zachary Taylor
How did the free soil party influence the election of whig Zachary Taylor in 1848?