Dates That Helped Destroy America

APRIL 9, 1865 This is the date when General Robert E. Lee surrendered the Army of Northern Virginia to Ulysses S. Grant at Appomattox Court House, Virginia. Regardless of where one comes down on the subject of the War Between the States, one fact is undeniable: Abraham Lincoln seriously dismantled the Jeffersonian model of federalism in America. Lincoln ignored the concept of ‘free & independent states’ when he declared war on a nation that seceded from the Union.  The newly formed Confederate States of America had lawfully separated from the United States in accord with the Constitution of 1789. That … Continue reading Dates That Helped Destroy America