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Civil War About Slavery—Really? Part 7: Reasons and Conclusions

In Part 1 of this series, we saw several witnesses that believed the Civil War was not about slavery. Most importantly, they were northerners and respectable men. 577 more words

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Yes, the Civil War was about slavery

In the wake of the Charleston shootings and debate over the meaning of the Confederate Flag, I have found myself in debates with others over whether or not the southern states were actually fighting over slavery. 952 more words

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Surratt House Museum hosts Civil War Lecture on African American Soldiers

Surratt House Museum is hosting historian Edna Greene Medford, Ph.D., for a talk on the Civil War, ‘U.S. Colored Troops and the Fight for the Union.’ Medford, who received her PhD in U.S. 76 more words

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The Protector by S.J. Deas

The Protector | S.J. Deas | 2015 | Headline | 327p | Review copy | Buy the book

It is 1646 and England is holding its breath. 646 more words


Civil War Pictures

Civil War pictures from the war and pictures of the battle fields now.


Drawing The Dividing Lines; Another Unarmed Victim Shot By Police

(INTELLIHUB) — A police officer at the University of Cincinnati has been charged with murder after a grand jury investigation and video showed the officer shoot an unarmed man during what should have been a routine traffic stop. 476 more words