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Old 09-11-2019, 10:45 PM
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Originally Posted by kirkrapine View Post
N.B.: I mean "states' rights" as distinct from "preserving slavery."
In the confederation of the South the 2 things were interconnected. The Civil war was fought to preserve a lifestyle and the riches the South had. Of course they wanted autonomous rights. To keep doing exactly what they were doing.