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Dean Roddey wrote:
The south broke away because of economics.
If you read their documents of secession or read the Cornerstone speech, the South went to war over slavery.
Dean Roddey wrote:
They didn't consider it treason of course.
Maybe, maybe not. It was still treason.
Dean Roddey wrote:
And of course it wasn't a matter of left/right.
Whether you chose to call it left/right or liberal/conservative or something else, it was still a partisan divide. One was right and the other was wrong.
Before the oath, Trump has managed to surpass 2nd term Nixon for paranoia, 2nd term Reagan for corruption & 2nd term Bush for incompetence.--R. Schooley
Frank Wilhoit: “Conservatism consists of exactly one proposition …There must be in-groups whom the law protects but does not bind, alongside out-groups whom the law binds but does not protect.”
The president fired the FBI director to obstruct a federal investigation into possible collusion with a foreign power to fix an election. - Jesse Berne

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