During the 1800s many American citizens realized that all people should have rights black or white, so large numbers of both races spoke up about the problem. The movement main goes was to free African American slaves. Many leaders like William Lyod, Abraham Lincoln, Fredrick Douglass, Sojouner Truth, and many more help them. The Underground Railroad was one of the biggest get always to help them get out of the south. The southern slaves ran to Mexico were slavery was illegal. It would take many years and wars for slavery to end.