They SECEDED from the US Gov. formed their own, and took up arms to protect themselves from invasion.
Well, there IS that little matter of shelling that fort in Charleston harbor...
posted on 12/16/2004 7:32:19 AM PST
(Jefferson Davis - the first 'selected, not elected' president.)
So you're saying that the US should be able to keep military installations in other countries without permission?
posted on 12/16/2004 7:44:08 AM PST
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