How Nat Turner Explained the Slave Rebellion He Led — TIME

It was in August of 1831 that Nat Turner led a rebellion of Virginia slaves that left dozens of people dead, including small children. One-hundred and eighty-five years ago this week, in the early hours of Aug. 22, Turner and a some of his fellow slaves entered Turner’s master’s home, having decided that Turner “must…

via How Nat Turner Explained the Slave Rebellion He Led — TIME

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