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originally posted by: Enduro
Just 2. Declaration of independence and Freedom or Slavery
a reply to: dandandat2
From the experience of all ages and nations, I believe, that the work done by free men comes cheaper in the end than the work performed by slaves. Whatever work he does, beyond what is sufficient to purchase his own maintenance, can be squeezed out of him by violence only, and not by any interest of his own
originally posted by: sapien82
a reply to: Flyingclaydisk
but it wasnt just the US that emancipated slaves , yes they may have done so before great Britain, but eventually good people made sure that slavery ended in the empire.
originally posted by: loveguy
a reply to: Enduro
Inadvertently the kids leaving class have been somewhat homeschooled already.
Would've been righteous if the whole class had walked out.
Give her a nudge toward doing an essay on the articles of confederation...
On second thought don't, likely a failing grade for not following teacher's instructions. Who knows?
originally posted by: Flyingclaydisk
About how the American Civil War was largely a result of southern states wanting to secede from the Union in order to protect and continue slavery, and the northern states wanting to abolish it.