for the abolition

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  • The committee for the abolition held a meeting soon after this our defeat. Cited from Abolition of the African Slave Trade, Vol. II, by Thomas Clarkson
  • In that article, the author also called for the abolition of private companies.
  • There, all that could be said for the abolition or against it might be said. Cited from Abolition of the African Slave Trade by the British Parliament, Clarkson
  • He also gave support to the growing campaign for the abolition of slavery.
  • May they not think that these call for the abolition of slavery? Cited from Abraham Lincoln, by George Haven Putnam
  • They were especially pleased with his fight for the abolition of the slave trade.
  • This certainly is not my plan for the abolition of property. Cited from What is Property? by P. J. Proudhon
  • He stood for the abolition of social classes and for the promotion of all forms of worship.
  • However, his positions for the abolition of slavery cut him from his supporters.
  • Throughout his life he worked for the abolition of slavery.
  • While the law failed to pass, he continued to advocate for the abolition for the rest of his time in office.
  • They played the chief part during many years in Brazil in the campaign for the abolition of slavery. Cited from The Negro, by W.E.B. Du Bois
  • The committee, however, for the abolition did not view it in the same favourable light. Cited from Abolition of the African Slave Trade, Vol. II, by Thomas Clarkson
  • As a member of the assembly, he fought for the abolition of the death penalty.
  • She has called for the abolition of religious instruction in the Egyptian schools.
  • He asked leave to bring in a bill for the abolition of the Slave-trade, but in a limited time. Cited from Abolition of the African Slave Trade, Vol. II, by Thomas Clarkson
  • It also calls for the abolition of laws and regulations to improve research conditions.
  • After this debate, the committee for the abolition of the Slave-trade held a meeting. Cited from Abolition of the African Slave Trade, Vol. II, by Thomas Clarkson
  • The New Democratic Party has called for the abolition of the measure.
  • As for the abolition of the sense of time in many of our dreams, that is another effect of the same cause. Cited from Dreams, by Henri Bergson
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