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Yankee Times

Free the slaves

By Ryan
Civil War Reporter

African Americans was slaves doing the civil war. They had to work and even had to fight. When they was fighting they was fighting for slavery and they didnt like that. So some of the slaves would turn on each other, or run away. After the civil war was over, they was free. Well most of them was. Not all of them. Over the years things change. More battle and wars was fought. There was still slaves fighting for people. Not all states was free from slavery.


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