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Louvertures Effective Leadership Haitis Answer to Slavery From 1791 to 1802 a former slave known as Toussaint Louverture committed his life to the abolishment of slavery in Haiti After accomplishing his goal of freedom Louvertures success flourished as his name along with his amazing audacity attained universal fame His military reputation of conquering just about any piece of land that Louverture desired created a wave of fear all the way from America to England to Spain Most surprising perhaps is the thought of Louvertures rise from slavery to eventually reaching such positions as Lieutenant Governor Governor-General and ultimately liberator and leader of Haiti After having led a life of determination Toussaint is now known as The Precursor By widely establishing himself as a relentless forceful leader Franois Dominique Toussaint LOuverture succeeded in abolishing slavery in Haiti After being set free in 1777 Louverture focused on liberating all Haitian slaves In the black slave uprising of 1791 in St Dominique against the French colonial regime Toussaint as he was originally named safely exiled his masters family when he heard of the uprisings danger towards the whites The chain of rebellion had been started by the free blacks after The French Revolution of 1789 the fact that the French planters would not grant these people citizenship as decreed by the National Assembly of France in its Declaration of the Rights of Man propelled their anger Toussaint started off as a physician to the rebellious army However Toussaints skillful and intelligent planning along with his promising leadership soon emerged through his negotiations between white and black leaders and also through his ability to organize and train his own army in the methods of guerrilla warfare The world took note of his impressive warriors as they soon became an intimidating fighting force The fame that the guerilla warriors received brought about an important step in Toussaints powerful leadership not only did the Europeans knight
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