Memphis steps out of the 19th century into the 21st by no longer honoring traitors and slaveowners.
Good for them.
As an institution and an economic driver slavery was banished from the Northern States around the beginning of the 19th century.Quote:
If you knew anything about history, you would know that slave owners were country wide not only the south had slaves.
What constitutional articles were violated? What were these burdens?Quote:
Also, if you would look back at history you would learn that the Yankees were the traiters. They were going against the constitution, placing unfair burdens on the south.
Yes, the freedom to continue slavery.Quote:
We were fighting to keep our freedoms, as everyone should be doing today.
The main issues dividing the North and South were slavery and political and economic realities motivated by slavery.Quote:
You seem to be another history ignorant person still thinking that the civil war was about slavery.
Perhaps you could suggest a proper history book?Quote:
Read a history book. A REAL history book. Not the ones the liberals try to force on everyone.
BTW: I was born and raised in a Confederate state.