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Created with Fabric.js 1.4.5 The Haitain Revolution What was it? The Haitian revolution was started by slaves (who harvested sugar and coffee) of Northern St. Dominique organized and planned a massive rebellion against the oppressive monarchy of France, who used the slaves to grow and harvest canesugar. The revolution started two years afterthe start of the French Revoluton.Revolt against brutal conflict in the French colony of Saint-Domingue. This revolution was lead by Toussant L'Ouverterv. Who was it? The people who participated in this revolution were the Haitian slaves.Who were all being controlled by the french monarchy. double click to change this header text! How did the Government respond? The French government simply responded by sending in French troops in an attempt to crush the revolt through military force. When did it happen? Were they successful? The revolt impacted the U.S. government. They feared that a successful slave revolt in Haiti would lead to a similar revolt in the United States. After the Haitian Revolution, the U.S. banned slave-buyers/owners from bringing Haitian salves over in order to prevent conflicts, but some slave owners ignored this ban.(This restriction further lead to the biggest slave revolt in U.S. history, (the 1811 German Coast Uprising in Louisiana). The Haitian Revolution has often beendescribed as "the largest and most successful slave rebellion in the Western Hemisphere". The Haitian Revolution was the only slaverevolt which led to the foundingof a [1]sovereign state. [1] Sovereign state: Having a permanent population, defined territory, one government, and the capacity toenter into relations with other sovereign states. It is also normally understood that a state is neither dependent on nor subject to any other power or state. Why did it happen? Did the Government change? The cause of the Haitian Revolution was the unbearable cruelty of slavery and the hope for Haitian blacks and multi-racial people to be treated with respect and decency. This revolution started in April,1791 and ended in January,1804 The Haitain Revolution
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