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Primary Source:

William Lloyd Garrison founded the magazine The Liberator in 1830 with the first of these two short essays, and published the second in that magazine in 1832. They represent one of the most active voices in the abolitionist movement.

Some things to keep in mind while reading, in addition to/in keeping with Patrick Rael’s PAPER acronym:

Secondary Source:

For a secondary source, you’re reading a news article detailing an ongoing dispute between historians and economist about how to describe the effects of slavery. As you read this, think in particular about the ways that different academic disciplines may approach the same questions with different ideas of what constitutes evidence or good work.