Good read, especially the original documents scabs in the comments section.

Good read, especially the original documents scabs in the comments section.


And now, boys and girls, it's time to learn about the Corwin Amendment. We know some of you know about the Corwin Amendment, but we bet the vast majority of you have never heard of it. The Corwin Amendment was an Amendment to the Constitution that would have made slavery permanent. Lincoln supported it. Period. What does that mean? It means that IF Southerners only left the union over their super rich to being able to keep their slaves, all they need do is come back to the Union and not one single drop of PRICELESS Confederate blood would have been shed. Not one drop. Not one. Lincoln was telling them, "Just come back to the union and you can keep your slaves forever." Lincoln was going into panic mode with all that cotton money walking away, one ...

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