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

Jul 24, 2017 ... The war between the United States and the Confederate States began on April 12, 1861 at Fort Sumter, Charleston, South Carolina. The ...

https://qz.com/378533/for-the-last-time-the-american-civil-war-was-not-about-states-rights/

Apr 8, 2015 ... It was about money—specifically, the money to be lost by Southern titans of agribusiness should slavery be abolished at the federal level.

https://www.battlefields.org/learn/articles/reasons-secession

Texas, Mississippi, Georgia and South Carolina all issued additional documents, usually referred to as the “Declarations of Causes," which explain their decision ...

https://www.washingtonpost.com/outlook/five-myths-about-why-the-south-seceded/2011/01/03/ABHr6jD_story.html

Feb 26, 2011 ... One hundred fifty years after the Civil War began, we're still fighting over its meaning.

https://psmag.com/education/of-course-the-civil-war-was-about-slavery-26265

May 2, 2018 ... Concrete concerns about saving and expanding slavery, and not the nebulous theology of states' rights, ignited the U.S. Civil War. Why does ...

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

Nov 1, 2017 ... Abraham Lincoln rose to the presidency and fought against the South to end slavery and saved the Union. Like most of my high school peers, this ...

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

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

https://www.baltimoresun.com/opinion/bs-xpm-2013-07-06-bs-ed-gettysburg-20130706-story.html

Jul 6, 2013 ... Arthur Hirsch's recent article about the Battle of Gettysburg reveals a disturbing ignorance of the political dynamics that brought this nation to a ...

https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2015/06/what-this-cruel-war-was-over/396482/

Jun 22, 2015 ... The meaning of the Confederate flag is best discerned in the words of those who bore it.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Origins_of_the_American_Civil_War

Historians debating the origins of the American Civil War focus on the reasons why seven Southern states declared their ...