Finally! The war was not about slavery, but about states rights and the limited powers of the federal government.
The north won? Go to Philadelphia, New York or Chicago and tell me again the North won and don't forget Detroit, Michigan, the vacation state.
The first Civil Rights Act was signed in the 19th century by President Grant a Republican. President Eisenhower actually signed the first Civil Rights Act with any teeth in it in 1957 of which both LBJ and JFK both voted against.
Democrats were the majority slave-owners. Democrats were the KKK. Democrats were the voter limiting party.