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Why did Bartolome de las Casas argues against enslavement of Native Americans?
Helped pass the new laws of the Indies he was a priest and was the founder of a Utopian community
Bartolome de Las Casas is a Spanish priest that traveled throughNew Spain working for reform.
Bartolome de las Casas was a priest that wanted Native Americans to be treated with love, gentleness, and kindness. Bartolome de las Casas was a 16th-century Spanish h…istorian, social reformer and Dominican friar. He became the first resident Bishop of Chiapas and was appointed the "Protector of the Indians." Chief source of information about what happened on the island when Columbus arrives; was a priest and plantation owner
he convinced spanish merchants to sell native american goods.
Bartolome de Las Casas explored the Americas. While he eventually explored Venezuela, he mainly explored around the Caribbean. He was on the island of Hispaniola the most …because his family had holdings here.
He died as a result of an infectious disease. The people he was with thought that he was too infetious, so they killed him. He died in Madrid in 1566, hanging from a lam…post with a bag over his head and a sign saying "Im a little bit buggered". That is a true story!!!
... 82 when he died
they were greedy for more goods
he spoke out to colombus 1 and said'' i think that it is bad for people to keep indins as slafes.
Bartolome de las Casa was a Dominican friar and social reformer who fought for the rights of Native Americans under Spanish rule. He went before Charles V, the Holy Roman …Emperor to plead against slavery in the colonies. Ironically, his compassion was only for the Native slaves, and he was in part responsible for the transatlantic slave trade.
No, but he should be a saint. Las Casas did more for the catholic church than any of the historically dubious saints of the 3rd, 4th, and 5th centuries.
Using native Americans as slave laborers