Archive for the 'Reconstruction' Category

15 September, 2014

Posted by Socrates in "Civil War", black cops, black rule, history, History for newbies, Reconstruction, Socrates at 5:52 pm | Permanent Link

The U.S. “Civil War” was bad. Reconstruction (1863-1877) was just as bad. Here’s a quote from a Wikipedia article about infamous gunfighter John Wesley Hardin: […] “Hardin wrote in his autobiography that he then rode to get help for the wounded ex-slave (who died three days later) and that his father did not believe he […]