Was the Civil War Necessary?


By Brion McClanahan
Reposted from Lew Rockwell.com

Trump supposedly stepped in it. Again.

In an interview that aired  with Salena Zito, he wondered aloud that if better leadership could have prevented the Civil War [sic].

Trump thought that Andrew Jackson would have prevailed in a showdown between the North and the South. After all, he did it before in the 1830s. Trump then said this: “He [Jackson] was really angry that he saw what was happening with regard to the Civil War, he said, ‘There’s no reason for this.'”

Trump followed up by committing the most heinous of all heinous acts. He questioned if the Civil War [sic] was necessary!
The leftist media immediately pounced, with several openly mocking Trump for believing that Andrew Jackson was alive in 1861.

USA Today headline read: “Note to Donald Trump: Andrew Jackson wasn’t alive for the Civil War.”
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