Reading Response 1: Slavery and Freedom

Complete written response in which you analyze the Narrative of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave, Written by Himself (Frederick Douglass). You should answer the following questions in your response:
The underlying assumption and philosophy of Douglass’ Narrative is that humans can (and must) create their destiny. Is this assumption logical — why or why not? Comment on Douglass’ philosophy, citing 2 specific examples from the text Several times in his Narrative, Douglass expresses his view that slavery is bad for both whites and blacks. In what ways is slavery detrimental to the South? Explain, citing 2 specific examples from the text