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It was about federal control of the states and taxing till the poor were poorer not slavery. Learn History, dig up the facts

It was about federal control of the states and taxing till the poor were poorer not slavery. Learn History, dig up the facts

George Orwell - WARS ARE NOT meant to be WON, THEY ARE meant to be continuous. Hierarchical society is only possible on the basis of poverty and ignorance. This new version is the past and no different past can never have existed. In principle the war effort is always planned to keep society on the brink of starvation. The war is waged by the ruling group against its own subjects and its object is not the victory over either Eurasia or East Asia, but to keep the very structure of society…

George Orwell - WARS ARE NOT meant to be WON, THEY ARE meant to be continuous. Hierarchical society is only possible on the basis of poverty and ignorance. This new version is the past and no different past can never have existed. In principle the war effort is always planned to keep society on the brink of starvation. The war is waged by the ruling group against its own subjects and its object is not the victory over either Eurasia or East Asia, but to keep the very structure of society…

Abraham Lincoln meets with Maj. Gen. George McClellan in October 1862, following the Battle of Antietam

Abraham Lincoln meets with Maj. Gen. George McClellan in October 1862, following the Battle of Antietam

Fred Brown , 84, 1414 Jones St., Fort Worth, Texas, was born a slave to Mr. John Brown , who owned a plantation along the Mississippi River, in Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana. Fred was eight years old when the Civil War started. During the war, he and a number of other slaves were taken to Kaufman Co., Texas, as refugees, by Henry Bidder , an overseer. He worked five years as a laborer after he was freed, then worked as a cook until 1933.

Fred Brown , 84, 1414 Jones St., Fort Worth, Texas, was born a slave to Mr. John Brown , who owned a plantation along the Mississippi River, in Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana. Fred was eight years old when the Civil War started. During the war, he and a number of other slaves were taken to Kaufman Co., Texas, as refugees, by Henry Bidder , an overseer. He worked five years as a laborer after he was freed, then worked as a cook until 1933.

American Civil War -                                                              Shocking photographs of survivors starved into living skeletons reveal the terrible treatment at POW camps.

American Civil War - Shocking photographs of survivors starved into living skeletons reveal the terrible treatment at POW camps.

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