Nov. 29, 2021

Episode 67: Robert Treat Paine - The "Objection Maker" Who Rejected Tyranny and Slavery

Episode 67: Robert Treat Paine - The "Objection Maker" Who Rejected Tyranny and Slavery

While John Adams is best known for representing British Capt. Thomas Preston and his soldiers at the Boston Massacre trial, a close friend of his was just on the other side representing the colonists. Learn how this largely obscure Signer became an early maverick of individual freedom and a champion of abolitionism who was certainly well ahead of his time.

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