Read the following article excerpt about the John Brown trial of 1859 and answer the question.
We rejoice that old BROWN has been hung. He was not only a murderer of innocent persons, but he attempted one of the greatest crimes against society—the stirring up of a servile and civil war. He has paid the penalty for his crimes, and we hope his fate may be a warning to all who might have felt inclined to imitate his aggressive conduct.
Would this article be appropriate to use for research purposes?
No, it has too strong of a slant.
Yes, it has a slant.
No, it does not have enough factual information.
Yes, as long as the slant is qualified.