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Posted by HippieChick58
LINKLetters From An American 04/30/2021
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5 days ago5d

Posted by nicestuff
“Information warfare threat to the United States is different from past threats, and it has the potential to destroy reason and reality as a basis for societal discourse, replacing them with rage and fantasy. Perpetual civil war, political ...
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This Day In History
2 weeks ago2w

Posted by Marionville
18th April 1775...Paul Revere and William Dawes ride from Charlestown to Lexington warning ‘the regulars are coming’. 18th April 1861...Colonel Robert E. Lee turns down offer to command Union armies (US Civil War) 18th April 1865...Confederate ...
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3 weeks ago3w

Posted by RedondoMike
Tomorrow is the Anniversary of the start of the Civil War.Personally I would be if they would secede again.Lincoln had a chance to free the slaves in the union and offer freedom and sanctuary in the north for those who lived in the south. The war ...
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General & Hellos
3 weeks ago3w

Posted by Lorajay
This is called the Ludwig drum in a small museum in Mt Pleasant NC. It belonged to my great great uncle who used it in the civil war. One of the most interesting things I learned about it and that bloody war was that they often called a truce on ...
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3 weeks ago3w

Posted by HippieChick58
LINKLetters From An American 04/09/2021
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Philosophy & Meaning
4 weeks ago4w

Posted by powder
POLLIf vaccine passports become a thing, needed to enter certain venues/ businesses, who would be willing to attend an "passport not required" rock festival or other event of particular interest to you?
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This Day In History
1 month ago1m

Posted by altschmerz
25 years ago: Fighting breaks out in Monrovia On April 6, 1996, fighting broke out between rival militias in Liberia. Some 20,000 civilians took refuge at the United States embassy to escape the bloody battles, and in the ...
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Politics
1 month ago1m

Posted by WilliamCharles
LINK$500,000 Jefferson Davis chair stolen in Selma will be a toilet unless Confederate group hangs banner, email claims - al.com
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Silly, Random & Fun
Mar 19Mar 19

Posted by snytiger6
LINKPastor Rick Joyner: Christians Need to Get Ready Since a “Civil War” is Coming | Beth Stoneburner | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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General & Hellos
Mar 16Mar 16

Posted by RussRAB
Christians being told to prepare for civil war.
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Common Ground
Mar 12Mar 12

Posted by altschmerz
LINKChicago mayor targets monuments to Civil War, American Revolution
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World Music
Feb 24Feb 24

Posted by Marionville
Joseph Brodsky was a Russian poet, author and dissident who was persecuted and imprisoned in the Soviet Union, but lauded in the West as one of Russia’s great poets and visionaries. He was expelled from the Soviet Union in 1970 and settled in the ...
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Memes R Us
Feb 20Feb 20

Posted by OldMetalHead
They also would have been built soon after the civil war and not during the segregation fight
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Trump Pinata
Feb 16Feb 16

Posted by BirdMan1
Civil War Law Enables Civil Suit, by Congressman!
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Politics
Feb 16Feb 16

Posted by snytiger6
LINKUS Capitol riot: House Democrat sues Donald Trump under post-Civil War era law for conspiracy to incite insurrection - CNNPolitics
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Politics
Feb 14Feb 14

Posted by Storm1752
News Flash: Donald Trump is not going away and, with his acquittal, the second Civil War has officially begun.
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Politics
Jan 26Jan 26

Posted by redbai
LINKWhy do White Christians Vote Republican, and Black Christians Vote Democrat? - YouTube
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Posts
Jan 25Jan 25

Posted by Mitch07102
Wisdom from the noted investor Ray Dalio. I am not optimistic, but remain hopeful. "Back in February, I said I wanted a president who could “bring together our country to face our challenges in a more united and less divisive way.” I wanted ...
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Conservative Atheists
Jan 21Jan 21

Posted by Flowerwall
Will 2020 go down in history as the year that saw the newest largest insurrection since the Civil War? I have not heard the uprisings of 2020 yet described in these terms, and I'm not quite sure why not. I'm not a historian, though, I admit. I have ...
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News & Links
Jan 20Jan 20

Posted by snytiger6
LINKKen Burns Says U.S. Has 3 Viruses: COVID-19, White Supremacy And Misinformation : NPR
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Trump Pinata
Jan 12Jan 12

Posted by racocn8
From the article (link below): After the Civil War, the Insurrection Act was further amended to give the president authority to enforce the 14th Amendment and the conditions of Reconstruction in the South. That authority is now found in Section ...
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Progressives, Socialists, and Black Lives Matter
Jan 10Jan 10

Posted by Beowulfsfriend
Pelosi sent a letter to Pence. In it she not only gave him till Tuesday to convine the cabinet and 25 tRump, she also, near the bottom of the "boring" letter, let it be known that she and the dems would not only impeach the tRump, but also invoke the...
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Trump Pinata
Jan 9Jan 9

Posted by DaisyMaeNot
My enormous extended family is in the process of a political fracturing at the moment. I doubt that I'll ever attend another reunion. My understanding of the causes of the American Civil War is increasing by the minute.
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Politics
Jan 9Jan 9

Posted by redbai
After the Civil War, then President Johnson gave amnesty to all the traitors who fought on the side of the South. Then almost 150 years later, their ancestors and the worshipers of their "War for Southern Independence" made a second attempt to take ...
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Trump Pinata
Jan 6Jan 6

Posted by altschmerz
I'm sorry if this opinion is unseemly, but I think the National Guard should shoot to kill. These people don't have the resolution of protesters on the left and will scatter like cockroaches do when you point a flashlight at them. If our government ...
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Trump Pinata
Jan 6Jan 6

Posted by OldGoat43
Tears for Beers. It looks like the proposed Civil War just got beat back... They thought that they were immune to attacks by the police. Tweety was supposed to fix it for them.
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Trump Pinata
Jan 6Jan 6

Posted by Sofabeast
Is Trump calling for Civil War?
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Politics
Dec 31, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by kmaz
Trump continues to shoot for a civil war starting on January 6, calling his brownshirts to Washington. The silence of those Republicans who fail to oppose his disgusting needless baseless venal takeover attempt has been, and continues to be, ...
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Photography
Dec 29, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by Heidi68
Part 4. A tour of coastal NC. 1 - the dunes near Fort Macon - civil war fort built near the inlet 2 - live oak (yes that is what they are called) in Beaufort, NC 3 & 4 - cool shrimp boat Williston, NC 5 - my beach ❤ as a child this is where we ...
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Uncommon words and their meanings.
Dec 19, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by Marionville
SHEBANG. - Noun...1) a matter, operation, or set of circumstances; the whole of something, including everything that’s connected with it “the Mafia boss who’s running the whole shebang”. 2) a rough hut or shelter. 3) in computing, a...
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Silly, Random & Fun
Dec 16, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by K9Kohle789
A friend of mine said this of the photo: THEY HAVEN'T EVEN LOST THE CIVIL WAR, THEY ARE JUST TAKING A BREAK.
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General & Hellos
Dec 11, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by St-Sinner
SUPREME COURT DECISION CAN COME ANY TIME Confederate states are backing the Texas Election Lawsuit in Supreme Court... "The Texas suit gained the backing of other states Wednesday when, led by Missouri, they filed a brief endorsing the ...
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visual art
Dec 8, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by skado
Robert Capa (Hungarian, 1913-1954) Henri Matisse in his studio 1949 Estate Stamped Silver Gelatin Print "An unparalleled war photographer of the 20th century, Robert Capa chronicled the Spanish Civil War and cemented the visuals of WWII into the ...
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Politics
Dec 8, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by AlanCliffe
December 8, 2020. I keep wanting to write 1980. JL's death was tragic, but perhaps no more so than that of anyone else who dies young for no good reason. We're losing upwards of two-thousand people a day, thanks largely to 45 and the trump death ...
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Just for Laughs
Dec 8, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by TheGreatShadow
How do you expect a trump supporter to take the 2020 election results? I have to type in some garbage here as filler for the dramatic effect! It'd be nice if it would have let me just download the meme, but the pic was Kermet sipping on iced tea. ...
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Politics
Dec 6, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by Storm1752
Are we headed for a second Civil War?
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Politics
Dec 3, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKMichael Flynn calls for Trump to suspend the constitution and declare martial law to re-run election | The Independent
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Nov 20, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by HippieChick58
LINKLetters From An American 11/19/2020
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News & Links
Nov 17, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKPastor Who Said He “Can’t Get” COVID Says He Tested Positive for COVID | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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Silly, Random & Fun
Nov 15, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by rainmanjr
POLL6 Stops on the Hunt for the Holy Grail - Atlas Obscura

I think The Grail could be an historic relic but not of Divine powers

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Politics
Nov 14, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by 1EarthLovingGal
My step cousin’s wife posted this and it made me LIVID. This whole post is designed to shame women who get abortions and then makes it out to seem as if they “love” and “understand” their situation THEN continues to shame them some more by ...
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Health & Happiness
Nov 13, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by dalefvictor
The Covid epidemic is getting way out of control. The numbers are going up every day. Today there were 172, 000 people who got this disease. Hospitals are full and the people who are in the hospital, many are not insured. If the money for these cases...
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Out Of The Illusion
Nov 3, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by altschmerz
LINK'Greatest Journalist of His Generation': Robert Fisk, Veteran War Reporter and Fierce Critic of US Imperialism, Dead at 74 | Common Dreams News
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Silly, Random & Fun
Oct 31, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKNew Rule: Skip the Civil War | Real Time with Bill Maher (HBO) - YouTube
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Politics
Oct 29, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by of-the-mountain
If you are wondering if this will be a peaceful election on 3 November watch this. It maybe overtly over the top, Those who will Be poll watches for trump’s republican fascists will be armed all 40,000 of this group known as the Oath Keepers! ...
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News & Links
Oct 27, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKHas The Trump Civil War Begun? - YouTube
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Politics
Oct 27, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by of-the-mountain
Does anyone else feel overtly betrayed by the US Senate which is controlled and overpopulated with Obstructionist republican fascists!!! They are more concerned with holding power than the 340 million individuals in this country who are all starting...
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News & Links
Oct 15, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKProud Boys Supporter Warns of 'Civil War' if Donald Trump Loses Election
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Out Of The Illusion
Oct 13, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by William_Mary
We are being conditioned into starting a civil war amongst ourselves when we should be beginning a revolution against capitalism. When the ruling class win again. You can thank our 2 party establishment and the media that work for them.
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News & Links
Oct 12, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKFeds: Wolverine Watchmen aimed to kidnap Gov. Whitmer, start civil war
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Politics
Oct 11, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by skado
“There’s a transition integrity project, high-level people from the Republicans and the Democrats; they’ve been running war games asking what would happen if Trump refuses to leave office – every one of them leads to civil war, every scenario...
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Politics
Oct 8, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by creative51
The Wolverine Watchmen militia group didn't just plot to kidnap Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, but they were on a mission to attack the state Capitol and target police officers at their homes as part of a broader mission to instigate a civil war. ...
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Just for Laughs
Oct 6, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by bobwjr
They probably would do it
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Politics
Sep 28, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by Desertcactus
POLLSo, while Trump has made coronavirus worse and Naturopaths around the country are getting threatened if they claim any food, herb or other can help your immune system fight off viruses, while were all stuck at home easily tracked...Now hes nominated ...

Is Trump trying to keep us traceable to round us up during a future civil war?

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Photography
Sep 26, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by Heidi68
Part 1 Fort Macon - Civil War fort - I love this place! When I was a kid the pretty wood floor was old cobble stone. I guess they had to update it because the tourist kept tripping & falling down.
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Politics
Sep 26, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by of-the-mountain
If you think these militias sponsored and supported by trump and the obstructionist republicans fascist are not dangerous and overtly violent domestic terrorist? Look at this poster and the how the one of the leaders of the proud boys domestic ...
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Politics
Sep 22, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by of-the-mountain
The civil war has begun!!! trump cult members yelling and screaming at early voters in Virginia!,, trump has been bragging about having 40,000. Police and militias member to secure Polling Places to prevent voter !!! Sure looks like trump cult ...
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Sep 19, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by johnnyrobish
Pastor Rick Joyner Claims God Wants Christian Veterans to Lead Good Militias Right-wing MorningStar Ministries Pastor Rick Joyner, recently appeared on “The Jim Bakker Show” to claim that God told him in a dream that He ...
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News & Links
Sep 19, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by of-the-mountain
We must honor Ruth Bader Ginsburg legacy and the freedom she fought and now died for!!! We must stop trump and the obstructionist republican fascists from appointing another right wing fascist judge to our Supreme Court!!! We can not aloud another ...
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Politics
Sep 17, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by EdEarl
November 3, 2020 I shall wait in line to vote, wearing a mask, and, hopefully, something branded, "Bernie Sanders." If some MAGA without a mask confronts me, I shall remove my mask and stare them down, or something, with as calm a demeanor as ...
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Conservative Atheists
Sep 15, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by bigpawbullets
While this is amusing, it belies the reality of what an asymmetric "civil war" would be like. Never underestimate the opposing forces.
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Politics
Sep 15, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by SageDave
What will happen if Trump loses the election, but refuses to leave office? I know it would create a constitutional crisis, but… Will we be in for a civil war based on political ideology? Should the Secret Service physically remove Trump from the ...
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Posts
Sep 9, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by altschmerz
75 years ago: Chinese Communist Party wins victories in renewed civil war This week in September 1945, the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) secured several military victories over the country’s right-wing nationalist Kuomintang ...
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Politics
Sep 9, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by PBuck0145
Is the U.S. on the "brink" of civil war? IMHO the civil war is already well underway. For Karen:
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News & Links
Sep 6, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by Amzungu
LINKThe 2020 Kentucky Derby Has Protests, But No Fans In The Stands : NPR
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News & Links
Sep 4, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKBlue Lives Matter supporters arrested with slew of firearms outside Kenosha after police received tip about possible shooting, DOJ says
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Politics
Sep 3, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKHatemonger: Stephen Miller, Donald Trump, And The White Nationalist Agenda
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Sep 2, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by johnnyrobish
Attorney General Barr Likens Mail-In Voting to Playing with Fire In a testy interview with CNN's Wolf Blitzer, Attorney General William Barr echoed President Trump’s attacks on widespread use of mail-in ballots during the ...
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Silly, Random & Fun
Aug 31, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by Captain_Feelgood
Pretty cool toy there..
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News & Links
Aug 31, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by sassygirl3869
White supremists like Kyle Rittenhouse are invading American cities to start a civil war with Trump's denials. WTF!!!!!!
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Trump Pinata
Aug 31, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by dalefvictor
Trump is trying to start a civil war so he can postpone the election and keep in office. Thoughts?
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Religion & Spirituality
Aug 27, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by IAJO163
LINKAmerica's Un-Civil War: Secularists vs. Believers
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News & Links
Aug 24, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by IAJO163
LINKProtest erupts after Wisconsin police shoot man from behind - AOL News
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This Day In History
Aug 21, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by altschmerz
August 21st in U.S. history during the Civil War era: 1831 Nat Turner leads a slave revolt in Southampton County, Virginia that kills close to 60 whites. 1858 The first of a series of debates begins between Abraham Lincoln and Stephen...
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Star Trek fans
Aug 15, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by bobwjr
The captain is right
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Posts
Aug 11, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by wolf041
A new perspective.
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Politics
Aug 5, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKTwitter utterly debunks Trump’s 5 biggest lies about voting by mail
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Photography
Aug 4, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by fishline79
The historic Pennsylvania State Hospital in Harrisburg, originally built to treat and house Civil War veterans. The film "Girl Interrupted" with Angelina Jolie and Winona Rider was filmed here.
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Politics
Aug 1, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by RichCC
LINKOn the de-Trumpification of America: It definitely won't be easy, but it must be done | Salon.com
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News & Links
Jul 30, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by barjoe
President Trump has officially threatened our democracy. If he does this he will usurp the constitution. Even Abraham Lincoln during the Civil War had a hotly contested election. FDR during WWII had a strong opponent in Wendell Wilkie. He's already ...
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Politics
Jul 29, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by Lightupmylife
LINKMinneapolis Police Reportedly Identify Viral 'Umbrella Man' As White Supremacist : Live Updates: Protests For Racial Justice : NPR
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Politics
Jul 26, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by rainmanjr
POLLThe Lincoln Project vs. Trump, explained - Vox

What would be a fitting reelection present?

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Music Fans
Jul 16, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by FearlessFly
Civil War · Guns N' Roses
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Science, Health & History Tidbits
Jul 4, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by JazznBlues
BLM history question, sort of... I have an ancestor that fought in the Civil War on the wrong side. He was born in the North & fought for the South. He died in the Battle of Franklin. He suspected he was going to die in this battle and sent his ...
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General & Hellos
Jul 3, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by JackPedigo
Today is a special day in the US. It is the end of the battle of Gettysburg and the end of our only civil war (so far).
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World Music
Jul 2, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by Merseyman1
ASHOKAN FAREWELL -Jay Ungar & Molly Mason Family Band . Composed by Jay Ungar in 1982, is a piece of folk music composed in the style of a Scottish lament. The tune was used as the title theme of the 1990 PBS television miniseries The Civil War ...
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Politics
Jul 1, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by IAJO163
LINKFact check: Democratic Party did not found the KKK, did not start the Civil War
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Politics
Jul 1, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by floWteiuQ
LINKAnti-Racist Engagement in the Kansas Free State Struggle, 1854-64: Horace Greeley, German 48-ers, and the Civil War Journalism of Karl Marx, 1861-62 - CounterPunch.org
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News & Links
Jun 30, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by barjoe
LINKUlysses S Grant one of the most underrated presidents
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General & Hellos
Jun 24, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by IAJO163
LINKAs Confederate Statues Come Down, It's Worth Remembering That the Civil War Wasn't the Only American Conflict Involving Slavery
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News & Links
Jun 22, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by Blackatheist1985
LINKHow The Confederados Kept The Confederacy Alive In Brazil
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Jun 20, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by chiara23k
On this date 6/20/20 I am lucky I live in Hawaii. On a somber note, this Covid will be causing a lot more issues than people dying of respiratory symptoms. Economically, mentally and socially this will have an impact. I fear that our nation may have...
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News & Links
Jun 19, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKMark Taylor: Black men are hanging themselves to start ‘civil war’ that will stop Trump’s reelection – DeadState
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This Day In History
Jun 19, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by altschmerz
June 19, 1862 President Abraham Lincoln outlines his Emancipation Proclamation. News of the document reaches the South. June 19, 1865 Civil war ends
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Posts
Jun 16, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by dermot235
Is it the south that really won the American Civil War
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