https://www.livescience.com/13673-civil-war-anniversary-myths.html

Apr 12, 2011 ... Myth #1: The Civil War wasn't about slavery. The most widespread myth is also the most basic. Across America, 60 percent to 75 percent of ...

https://acwm.org/blog/myths-misunderstandings-what-caused-civil-war

In contrast to the post-war efforts to downplay the importance of slavery, ... “ Primary Source: The Declaration of Causes of Seceding States” (Civil War Trust) ... care about communism's spread, so the war wasn't about our government fighting ...

https://thehill.com/hilltv/rising/393927-gop-candidate-civil-war-wasnt-about-slavery

Republican Senate nominee Corey Stewart said that he doesn't believe that the Civil War was fought over the issue of slavery, arguing that it was mostly about ...

https://medium.com/@jonathanusa/everything-you-know-about-the-civil-war-is-wrong-9e94f0118269

Nov 1, 2017 ... The Civil War is perhaps the most misunderstood event in the history of the United States while ... But if the war wasn't over slavery, what then?

https://www.vox.com/2015/8/12/9132561/civil-war-slavery-video

Aug 12, 2015 ... A lot of people like to pretend that the Civil War wasn't about slavery. That theory is a way of excusing the South, of saying that the Confederate ...

https://www.history.com/news/5-myths-about-slavery

May 3, 2016 ... Most importantly, servitude wasn't hereditary. ... This myth, that the Civil War wasn 't fundamentally a conflict over slavery, would have been a ...

https://www.pbs.org/opb/historydetectives/feature/causes-of-the-civil-war/

The causes of the Civil War and its cost to a young nation. ... A common explanation is that the Civil War was fought over the moral issue of slavery. In fact , it was ...

https://www.politifact.com/punditfact/statements/2015/jun/25/gavin-mcinnes/tweet-civil-war-was-about-secession-not-slavery/

Jun 25, 2015 ... In defense of Confederate flag, frequent Fox News guest claims Civil War wasn't about slavery. By Jon Greenberg on Thursday, June 25th, ...

https://www.cbsnews.com/news/gop-senate-candidate-corey-stewart-says-civil-war-wasnt-about-slavery/

Jun 25, 2018 ... Virginia Republican Senate candidate Corey Stewart said that he doesn't " believe that the Civil War was ultimately fought over the issue of ...

https://arcdigital.media/the-civil-war-in-the-souths-own-words-16cc6a6daa9e

Apr 24, 2018 ... “It wasn't about slavery!” So goes the inevitable response when one brings up the Civil War within earshot of a Confederate apologist. They are ...