Asked in US Civil War, Uncle Tom's Cabin
Is it true that Uncle Tom's Cabin caused people to be slavery?
Just the opposite, the novel inspired people to oppose slavery.
Asked in Cold War, Mexican-American War
Why did so many people eventually oppose the Mexican War?
They grown to oppose the war because there was a great deal of suffering involved and they were worried about slavery. ...
Asked in Abraham Lincoln
Which party was formed by people who oppose slavery and to support the election of Abraham Lincoln?
the Republican Party
Asked in US Civil War, US Presidents, Abraham Lincoln
Why did southerners oppose the election of Lincoln?
Southerners felt that Lincoln would oppose slavery in new states, attempt to end slavery where it already existed, and oppose any attempt by a State to secede over any state in the country. ...
Asked in Slavery
Where the founding fathers against or for slavery?
I think it depends on where the Founding Father is from. Some are from the southern states where slavery is a main part of money. Some are from the North where people strongly oppose slavery since they are all people in a way. Most of them were against slavery; however, a couple were very vehement about keeping slavery in the Declaration of Independence. ...
Asked in Slavery
What group of people wanted slavery to be elimanated?
The term "abolitionist" was used to describe people who wan=ted to abolish slavery around the world. ...
Asked in US Civil War
What is the term that means people could determine through voting themselves whether to allow slavery in a territory?
Popular sovereignty is the term that means people could determine, through voting themselves, where to allow slavery in a territory. Another term used is sovereignty of the people. ...