Why Texans don't want reconstruction

opinion 1

When Texas rejected the 13th and 14th amendment, they where trying to prove that they still had power and they did not want to lose that. They were also trying to keep there option to succeed of they need to.

opinion 2

People in Texas did not like the black people because they saw them as a lower class system of people because they where a different color as them and they where not as wealthy as they where because the did not get to work, they had to be slaves. Many white men where part of the KKK and the KKK killed black folks to get them out of there town because they hatted black people.

the main groups of people in this time