The Causes Of The American Civil War

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" Those who deny freedom to others does not deserve it themselves." - Abraham Lincoln. This quote shows equality among the slaves. the slaves are people too and the people who deny that should not get freedom either and see how it feels. during the civil war, the north and south fought for four years for freedom and rights. They solve political problems and ended slavery. the civil war started on April 12, 1861, because of the economics of slavery and political control of that system. the south wanted to carry on slavery and did not treat people of color as normal people; they also wanted a confederate government. while the north decided to abolish slavery and run a federated government. during the war, slavery was put on topic and was fought about. both north and south have their advantages and disadvantage during the war but the north had a better chance with its industrial nature. The Causes of the Civil War most people believe that the cause of the civil war was caused by slavery but that is not entirely true. the cause of the civil war was In fact "... uncompromising differences between the free and slave states over the power of the national government to prohibit slavery in the territories that had not yet become states." according to civilwar.org . in other words the civil war started because the north and the south could not agree whether the soon to come states should allow slavery. to the north slavery was not necessary because they were industrialized,

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