Forced Into Glory
Mr. Bennett discussed his book Forced Into Glory: Abraham Lincoln’s White Dream, published by Johnson Publishing. The author argued that President Lincoln was a racist whose political mentor was Senator Henry Clay, a Kentucky slave owner. Among other lines of reasoning, he showed that Lincoln always supported the fugitive slave laws. He also talked about his long career in African-American journalism. close
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