Daily Archives: December 22, 2010

Was the US Civil War/War Between the States Fought Over Slavery?

A recent post on 3 Quarks Daily raised this issue: http://www.3quarksdaily.com/3quarksdaily/2010/12/of-course-the-civil-war-was-about-slavery.html Included in the comments was this interesting response: The declarations of secession by individual Southern states (see here for excerpts http://sunsite.utk.edu/civil-war/reasons ) at the outset of the war stated … Continue reading

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