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Discussion in 'History Forum' started by Salty, May 13, 2008.

  1. Salty

    Salty 20,000 Posts Club
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    If the slave issue was the main reason for the War Between the States, why didnt Lincoln and/or Congress outlaw it immediately?

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  2. billwald

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    The American Revolution was a civil war because the rebels had no interest in revising the government in London. The American Civil War was a revolution because it pragmatically re-wrote the Constitution, giving supreme powers to the president. We have been ruled by secret evecutive orders ever since. We Don't know what our laws are and can't find out.
     
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