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By: Old Hickory Trojan

Charles Dickens wrote..."the northern onslaught about slavery was nothing more then a piece of specuous humbug designed to conceal its desire for econimic control of the southern states"

British publicaation "the Confederate Struggle" 1862 "There is no congressional authority whatever for what has been done. It has been done very simply on Mr Lincoln's fiat. At his simple bidding, acting by no authority but his own pleasure in plain defiance of the Constitution, the Habeas Corpus Act has been suspended, the press muzzled, and judges prevented by armed men from enforcing on the citizens behalf the laws in which they and the President alike have sworn "


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