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Manifest Destiny is known as the combination of nationalism and expansionism in the 1840’s Everyone decided to move out west. (Westernization) The Westward expansion did not start with Manifest Destiny, it started with the Louisiana Purchase.


The practice of a successful political party giving public office to their supporters. It all started with Andrew Jackson’s “loyalty” to his friends. (What is he a dog or something?) In short- he spoiled his friends by kicking out the old party members and placing his friends in office. (Favoritism to the max)


The development of the industry world. Industrialization is close to modernization, urbanization and other words with ization at the end. Without Industrialization we wouldn’t have pretty much anything we have today and I wouldn’t be making this presentation. 


Union- No slaves (free the people) Confederacy- Keep the slaves They fight and the Lincoln frees the slaves with the Emancipation Proclamation. (Four score and seven years ago blah blah blah) Confederate states -Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Florida, Tennessee, Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana, Arkansas and Texas. Union states- Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Ohio, Indiana, Michigan, Illinois, Iowa, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Kansas, California, Nevada, and Oregon.


The first military plan offered to Lincoln crushing the rebellion of Southern states was devised by Union general Winfield Scott. Started April 1st 1861 and ended in May. It didn’t go through but it was reoffered.


After Atlanta dropped out of the war the Confederates headed west into Alabama and Tennessee and attacked the Union supply lines. George Thomas took 60,000 troops to meet the Confederates in Nashville.


January 1st, 1863 President Lincoln issued his most famous speech starting with “Four Score and Seven years ago� This speech was a direct order to free slaves and give them their freedom. Had a huge political outcome that many did not like.


Born to a war hero Henry Lee on January 19th 1807 He won 7 wars. Chancellorsville, Cold Harbor, Fredericksburg, Spotsylvania, The Wilderness, Seven Days Battles, Second Manassas. Died October 12th 1870.


counterbalancing influences by which an organization or system is regulated, typically those ensuring that political power is not concentrated in the hands of individuals or groups. No branch of government can be bigger than the other. President has the final power of yes or no when passing a bill.


Freedom of speech, religion, and to have a peaceful meeting Congress can't stop people from having and carrying weapons, even though they’re trying. You don't have to let soldiers live in your house like we did back then. Unless someone that lives with you is a soldier. Then that doesn’t really apply.


Nobody can search or your house or your papers and stuff unless they can prove to a judge that they have a good reason to think you have committed a crime.

You can't be tried for any serious crime without a Grand Jury meeting first to decide whether there's enough evidence for a trial and if the Jury thinks you’re guilty you cannot be tried for it again. DOUBLE JEAPORDY


If you're arrested, you have a right to have your trial and the government can't keep you in jail without trying you. The trial has to be public, so everyone knows what is happening. The case has to be decided by a jury of ordinary people from your area. You have the right to know what you are accused of, to see and hear the people who are witnesses against you to have the government help you get witnesses on your side and you have the right to a lawyer to help you. You also have the right to a jury when it is a civil case


Your bail must be reasonable and no unusual punishments Just because these rights are listed in the Constitution doesn't mean that you don't have other rights too. Anything that the Constitution doesn't say that Congress can do should be left up to the state or to the people.


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