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Didn't we fight the Civil War over whether federal law prevails over states' rights?Now, conservative lawmakers in several states are attempting to organize...
Opinion and political stories of the Civil War."The combination of that is...the war. It's also the home of the Civil War Center. The museums said bringing...House of the Confederacy.While the Civil War Sesquicentennial has drawn visitors...

...Wright brothers' first airplane, Amelia Earhart's flight suit, casts of President Abraham Lincoln's face during the Civil War and a Revolutionary War gunboat. Less familiar objects include a former slave's horn, a missionary's gun from...
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...Vansant. This graphic novel (a type of comic book, for those of you not in the know) tells the story of what may be the Civil War's best-studied battle. This may be your young giftee's best-studied gift.
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...said Jens Laerke, a spokesman for the U.N. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs. The death toll in the civil war officially surpassed 100,000 more than three months ago."It's a disaster, and it continues," Laerke said...

...from the regime over the past year.Syrian government officials have blamed terrorists and Islamic militants for the civil war that has killed more than 120,000 people, according to activists. The U.N. said in July that 100,000 Syrians...
Culture of death (continued)

...that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights." It would be nearly a century later before the Civil War led to the Emancipation Proclamation, which freed the slaves, and another century before civil rights legislation...
Opinion will also deal with Reconstruction. Wilson was in Columbia toward the end of the bitter reconciliation after the Civil War, when federal troops were still around and the federal government exerted its power over affairs in the state which...
Henry Louis Gates returns with 'The African Americans'

...possible, if not for them, then for those who came after them. Lynchings in the South occurred almost daily. During the Civil War, Confederate soldiers were permitted to hunt and kill any runaway slave who joined the Union Army. Despite this...

...troops in between skirmishes, the Civil War was the first American military...around for decades by the time of the Civil War in the 1860s, and most towns had...Here's a gallery of images from the Civil War and now.
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