Is Lincoln Really a Hero?

We think not!

Why is Lincoln Not a Hero

  • Abe was racist and made racist jokes with his friends
  • He fought cases where the slaves would have to have been sent back to the south
  • He believed more in freedom then equality
  • Once they were freed, Abe wanted the slaves to be deported back to Africa, their native land
  • Abe fought against a man's property in Illinois
  • Abe did not believe that slaves should ever be able to vote
  • He got rid of slavery but did not seem to care about prejudice