|It was the War of Northern Aggression!
||Lee opposed slavery!
||Lincoln was a tyrant who wanted to destroy the South's way of life!
||The South had no choice but to secede
||Slaves weren't actually treated that badly
|The Constitution allowed for secession
||Lincoln was racist too!
||The Emancipation Proclamation didn't free any slaves
||Grant owned slaves, and Lee didn't. Checkmate, Lincolnites!
||The South was treated too harshly during Reconstruction
|There were black Confederate soldiers too!
||Slaves were better off here than in Africa!
||The Civil War was about state's rights!
|Free slaves collaborated with Republicans to oppress white people
||90% of Confederate soldiers didn't own slaves, so they weren't fighting to preserve slavery
|Grant was a corrupt alcoholic, as opposed to the honorable Lee
||General Sherman was a war criminal!
||Blacks were happy to be slaves/sharecroppers!
||Removing Confederate monuments will erase part of our history
||Slavery was Britain's fault!
|The Confederate flag represents heritage, not hate!
||Blacks weren't really treated better in the North
||Tariffs were the real cause of the civil war
||The KKK was some kind of civic/veteran's group
||Confederate generals only fought because their home was invaded