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17 - 1 Act.

Debate

The Civil War saved the Union but shook the nations roots. The president faces difficult questions such as, should the Southerners be punished?, Or forgiven?, What rights should be granted to the freedmen?, And last how would the nation be put back together?

Lincoln's Plan ~

Lincoln has decided not to punish the South some Southerners are against this but this seems to be Lincoln's final decision. Radical reconstruction looks like the only thing that Lincoln can do to get the South back on their feet.

Freedom ~

The freedmen's Bureau was one affect of the war it helps African Americans freed from slavery. It helps them make the transaction from slaves to freedmen. Its also helping them with there education and man other things.