H/T WRSA   Civil War Myths, Parts 1 and 2   In a Nutshell: The Civil War was NOT fought to end Slavery. The war was fought by the North to keep the South from seceding and to strengthen Northern control over the Southern states. The North, or Union, was fighting against the rights of states; it […]

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