Hero, Or, Zero?
Zero: Trail of Tears
Andrew Jackson forced thousands of Native Americans to new land from Florida and Georgia during a time when they do not prefer to move. With this event, thousands of Native Americans died because of Andrew Jackson forcing them to move involuntarily.
The trail of tears
This is when thousands of Indians die because of Jackson's actions to remove them.
Andrew Jackson was a Hero
He was a HERO because he jump started manifest destiny.
He was also a ZERO
He was a ZERO because he technically killed thousands of native Americans.
He started manifest destiny.
He was part of the reason why manifest destiny got started by claiming Georgia and Florida. But he killed thousands in the process of doing so.
Andrew Jackson: Good, Evil, and the Presidency