Um, perhaps you should check to see who started the Civil War, who fired the first shots.

The South started the war, plain and simple. Lincoln had no intention of doing anything that could be seen by the rest of the world as a provocation, for them as now, the pens of reporters all too often determine what nations ally with or oppose belligerents at war.

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