Why were the beaches in France the most heavily defended beaches in Europe chosen as D-day sites as opposed to Holland?
Rene Descartes chose to live in Holland for 20 years of his life because it was in Holland where he was able to focus on his work and concentrate on the task that he was seeking to accomplish. Holland essentially provided him the luxury of being able to live a quiet life as opposed to the hustle and bustle that he was accustomed to pursuing.
Damascus, the former capital, was in territory loyal to the Umayyads. The Abbassids decided that it would be smarter to move the capital to territories more loyal to them, where they would not be opposed by the local population and instead defended by them. As a result, they shifted the capital to Baghdad.
The Anti federalists believed in individual state governments as opposed to a central federal gov. Thomas Jefferson is thought of as the champion of this party and defended their beliefs by referring to the 10th amendment of the newly formed constitution which reserved for the states power not deligated to congress.
They both criticized the Vietnam War heavily and opposed American capitalism. Both were civil rights activists, and both could be considered to have radical tendencies and ideas, although Malcolm X more than King in general. X also seemed to heavily influence King, as King grew more radical after X's assassination and almost seemed to continue his legacy.
Booth was an extreme Southern sympathizer. He thought that killing Lincoln and the other high ranking union leaders would produce a rebirth of Southern resistance. I do not know his specific feelings about slavery, but he surely defended the right of the South to maintain the practice and strongly opposed the attempts to abolish it by force.
The routine answer is that they opposed slavery and desired to remain loyal to the Union. For some this was surely true, however it must be remembered that much of what would become West Virginia was already occupied by the Union Army and was heavily influenced by that factor when they seceded from Virginia.