Nice try, but the Civil War museum were quotes from the leaders of the Confederacy, so you don’t really have the standing to spin them as being someone else’s interpretation. The leaders of the treasonous rebellion said in their own words that slavery was the primary reason for it.

I can pretend that my house is a separate country, but that doesn’t mean that it actually is one.

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