Resistance to Slavery Maroons – raided nearby plantations for arms or tools and even slaves.Maroons – raided nearby plantations for arms or tools and even slaves. –Organized escape for slaves.
Slave Revolts French Sugar ColonyFrench Sugar Colony –Saint-Domingue, declared independence from France and renamed the land Haiti.
Impact on Culture Creole languageCreole language –African and European languages ReligionReligion –Syncretic religions, inspiration from Christianity –Banned them together MusicMusic –Later influenced jazz and soul
Impact of the Revolutions American RevolutionAmerican Revolution –“life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness” French RevolutionFrench Revolution –“liberty, equality, and fraternity.”
Economy Switch to manufacturingSwitch to manufacturing