Harriet Tubman and the abolitionist movement is full steam ahead with the Underground Railroad in the fight against slavery. As the Civil War chugs along, the Union fires a legal shot at the Confederacy with the Confiscation Act.
The first real confrontation of the American Civil War kicks off near the town of Manassas, and only a stone’s throw from Washington D.C. It’s the battle of Bull Run.
As Abraham Lincoln is inaugurated as the 16th President of America…states have already begun to secede and join the confederacy. The Civil War has begun.
Abraham Lincoln is the Big Buck of This Lick! He and the new Republican Party set out to oppose slavery, just as the Supreme Court doubles down with one of their worst decisions…the Dred Scott case.
Florida is open territory for Andrew Jackson to deal a hand…or three.
Nat Turner hopes to change the tides of one of America’s biggest skeletons in the closet, slavery.
Conflict resolution at its finest…à la, Hamilton and Burr…
The Supreme Court of the United States grows a pair of cajones during the landmark case of Marbury v. Madison.
If anyone knows how to talk $#i%, it’s a politician. Jefferson and Adams started it.
Whiskey and taxes…a dangerous combination.