Quote Originally Posted by SaintLouieWoman View Post
I think that one of the reasons the young adults couldn't answer the question on the Civil War was that history sadly is subjective. The powers that be that issue those highly edited textbooks don't want to include inconvenient truths, like the fact that Lincoln was a Republican, against slavery and that the Dems were the ones pushing slavery. The current crop of snowflakes have been subjected to an extremely liberal educational system that pushes its own version of history.
Lincoln was a politician's politician doing the bidding of the Yankee corporate heads regardless of what it might do to the country. The party did not matter nor did the public.