AL'JIHAD : MESSENGERS (Angels & Devil) IN THE SKY (Captured Picture) AL'JIHAD Seventh Edition - Coker College copy - Page 575

The Federal army as a refuge for runaways slaves were not wanted, so the runaway Slaves joining the British army for freedom. In early America the general policy was to exclude Negroes from military participation and bearing arms, but manpower shortages often outweighed the reluctance to give the Negro a gun. Then there were Blacks substituted for Whites in the army. There is The Declaration of Independence in 1776. Revolutionary language Negroes would interpret the Declaration as a freedom and not an attack on a King across the water. Such ideas of liberty and the rights of man meant so much to slaves and others of lowly status. They received their greatest expression in the Declaration of Independence. Approved by the Continental Congress on July 4, 1776, this ringing statement held a great appeal for those who considered themselves oppressed. It stated that all men were created equal and were endowed with certain rights that could not be taken away, among them life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness. “AL’JIHAD”– by, Imam Mahdi . © ® ™ : Of 842 Pages Is 575