And yes, it is ongoing. There is, indeed, no other issue tearing America apart. http://davidbrin.blogspot.com/2014/09/phases-of-american-civil-war.html
(One critique. Col. Ty Seidule does not mention the fact that Southerners or their sympathizers actually ran the U.S. Federal Government for most of the thirty years preceding Lincoln’s election in 1860, running roughshod over “states rights” in many matters, such as the Fugitive Slave Act which, in 1852, unleashed swarms of southern irregular cavalry raiding parties across northern states, crashing into homes and dragging neighbors off, into bondage.) “States Rights” is an absolute historical lie. It was never a southern thing till they lost control of the federal government in 1861.
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