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American Experience | Frederick Douglass Reacts | PBS

Duration: 02:59
Program: American Experience #2501
Broadcast Date: Jan. 9, 2013

In 1833, Frederick Douglass was sent to a slave breaker to be beaten back into submission. After six months of beatings, Douglass fought back. "I was nothing before. I was a man now."

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Post Date: October 15, 2012