More on William Wilberforce
Hannah More: Powerhouse in a Petticoat
Meet the heart of William Wilberforce's abolitionist movement.
The Abolitionists' Scandal
William Wilberforce and the Clapham Sect founded Sierra Leone, then tolerated a form of slavery there, a new book reveals.
Learning from reformers, past and present.
Wilberforce Amazes; Film Forum Moves On
In Film Forum's final week at CT Movies, Jeffrey Overstreet reflects on the column's seven-year run. Plus: Wilberforce's testimony dazzles us in Amazing Grace, but The Astronaut Farmer, The Number 23, and Reno 911: Miami are disappointing.
A Politician Explains the Faith
One hundred fifty years before C. S. Lewis, William Wilberforce wrote the Mere Christianity of his time.
An "Ordinary Saint" in Wartime
William Wilberforce saw two long charitable campaigns through, even in war's distracting shadow
Amazing Grace shows Wilberforce in action.
On a Justice Mission
Thanks to William Wilberforce, we already know the key to defeating slavery.
What Would Wilberforce Do?
The 19th-century abolitionists have much to teach us about politics today.