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IN ABE LINCOLN’S TIME

I have been reading, actually re-reading a lot lately about the Civil War and in particular our 16th President. It struck me on this Presidents’ Day 2012 that as ugly as the political discourse is nowadays it is benign compared to what was occurring in this country in 1860-1865. We were as a people literally… Read More ›