Not to take this on a side track, but I've always found it a bit hypocritical that we told the English King that all people should be free to dissolve their existing government and replace it with a new one if they wish to do so. Then we turned around and told our own people they couldn't do exactly that less than 100 years later.anygunanywhere wrote: ↑Sat Nov 30, 2019 3:03 pmAbsolutely. Lincoln suspended constitutional protections as if the executive branch had the constitutional power to do so. Republican tyrant.philip964 wrote: ↑Sat Nov 30, 2019 2:44 pmhttps://thehill.com/homenews/administra ... an-lincoln
Poll of Republicans: Trump better President than Lincoln.
That said, I am glad that the Republicans managed to end slavery over the objections of the Dems.