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Pros and cons for the Reconstruction

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Carl Perez

on 28 April 2014

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Transcript of Pros and cons for the Reconstruction

the economy was very corrupt
all they wanted was money
there was a lot of black crimes
the KKK terrorized things down in the south
Marshall law must be put in the south, whisky ring and black friday
Johnson vetoed the Freedmen Bureau Bill and the civil rights bill.
Republican states gave up their rights.

Cons for Reconstruction
"slavery is not abolished until the black man has the ballot." -Fredrick Douglass

"The goal to strive for is a poor government but a rich people" -Andrew Johnson

"Honest conviction is my courage; the Constitution is my guide." -Andrew Johnson

Quotes from the reconstruction
they let all people go to school
the union is now back into one whole state
the economy of north and south is expanded
added 13-15 amendments
This allowed all slaves free, let all African Americans be citizens, and the right to let African Americans to vote and no one can stop them based on their skin or race.
Radicals thought that black people should have the same rights as whites and that freedom was recognized.
Lincoln's proclamation provoked a reaction in congress.
Pros for Reconstruction
Pros and cons for the Reconstruction
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