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The Liberty party wanted to end slavery by having it declared unconstitutional. The Liberty party argued that enslaving a person was in direct conflict with the United States constitution.

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What political party was dedicated to stopping the expansion of slavery?

The Liberty Party called for an end to slavery. The Liberty Party became the Republican Party.


What role did African Americans play in the struggle to end slavery?

Tactics included confrontation, legal battles, writing and speaking about slavery and the need to end it, publishing the Signal of Liberty, and passing P.A. 162, the Personal Freedom's Act, in 1855.


Why were four parties and candidates in the presidential election of 1860?

The Democratic party split over the slavery issue and nominated two candidates in separate conventions. The Republicans were a new party made up of northern Whigs and others. They were against expansion of slavery and opposed Buchanan. The long existing Whig party died. A new Constitutional Union party was formed of old Whigs who did not want to join the Republicans.The candidates:John Bell, from a new Southern party stood for no expansion of slavery, but allowing it where it existed.John C. Breckinridge, Southern Democrat, stood for protection of slavery in new territories.Stephen A. Douglas, Northern Democrat, stood for popular sovereignty and supported President Buchanan's programs.Abraham Lincoln , Republican (Northern) was against slavery but hoped to gradually end the practice. Said nothing about slavery during the campaign,


What did conservative republicans want from the south before allowing the states to rejoin the union?

An agreement to end slavery immediately


What did radical republicans want from the south before allowing it states to rejoin the union?

an agreement to end slavery immediately.

Related questions

What political party was dedicated to stopping the expansion of slavery?

The Liberty Party called for an end to slavery. The Liberty Party became the Republican Party.


What political party called for an end for slavery?

The liberty party. See attached link for more info:


What does an abolitionist want to do?

they wanted to end slavery


What was the party that wanting to end slavery?

The Republican Party.


What do you want to abolish?

to end slavery


Did an abolitionist want slavery to end?

Yes. They wanted to abolish slavery.


What was the name of the political party the hoped to end slavery in the states that had it?

republic


Did the north want slavery?

No. North wanted to end slavery and south wanted slavery


What were the social political and economic forces that led to the emergence of the republican party?

split of northern democrats, whigs, know nothing party, free soil party, liberty party. all formed to make republican party


What was the name of the new political party that Abraham Lincoln joined which was to block the spread of slavery?

The new party was the Republican party. It attacted most of the anti-slavery wing of the Whig Party, which eventually came to an end.


What is the word that means want to end slavery?

to abolish slavery? or an abolitionist


What was the name of the new political party that Abraham Lincoln joined which was formed to block the spreads of slavery?

The new party was the Republican party. It attacted most of the anti-slavery wing of the Whig Party, which eventually came to an end.