Posted in Human Interest

Abraham Lincoln and Jefferson Davis

On this very day in 1860, Abraham Lincoln is elected the 16th president of the United States over a deeply divided Democratic Party, becoming the…

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Posted in History Politics

Reconstruction Died with Abraham Lincoln

On this day in 1865, Abraham Lincoln, the 16th President of the United States, was assassinated by well-known stage actor John Wilkes Booth while attending…

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Posted in Civil Rights History

Dred Scott v Sanford and Humanity

Hence, holding that as Mr. Scott was not a citizen, but instead mere property, the court held he had no standing to sue, period.

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