[Rushtalk] Happy Death-by-Government Day!
stevenlaib at sbcglobal.net
Sat Jun 15 10:01:38 MDT 2013
Actually, I have an authoritative history at home in which Jefferson Davis is cited as saying shortly after he became president of the CSA that slavery had to be ended, but that the difficulty was how to do it because of the economic effects.
From: Tom Matiska <tom.matiska at att.net>
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--- On Fri, 6/14/13, Paf Dvorak <notmyname at thatswaytoomuch.info> wrote:
>No, it was property rights.
>Slaves being the property.
>So the war to keep slaves as property wasn't about slavery, but property..... glad you cleared that up. What is your take on Senator Davis's 1848 desire to attack Cuba? How does that fit into your State Rights/property rights/Lincoln did it understanding of events?
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