Asynchronous Assignment (due on 4/20)
1. Watch the documentary Egalité for All: Toussaint Louverture and the Haitian Revolution
2. In the comment section down below, answer ONE of these questions (200-words minimum):
In which way the violence against French colonists and enslavers in the early and last stages of the revolution was a response to the conditions of slavery in the plantations and to colonial rule? (Suggested minutes: 15:20-23:23; 47:02-52:00)
Discuss the major role of Toussaint Louverture in the revolution (Suggested minutes: 9:20-11:08; 20:42-22:30; 23:26-29:00; 31:15-33:20; 36:15-41:15)
Respectfully interact with ONE of your classmates’ responses. Do you agree with their points and interpretations? Do you disagree? What other observations about Egalité for All do you want to bring to the discussion?