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To: Henry Wilson
Instead, Vallandigham and a host of other Democrats, including judges, newspaper editors, politicians, and antiwar activists, were arrested and imprisoned without trial on the orders of Lincoln and Secretary of War Stanton, who had decided to take off their gloves in dealing with persons "guilty of any disloyal practice".

Its about time we took a page from our history.

4 posted on 10/15/2006 1:40:20 AM PDT by John Valentine
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To: John Valentine

That's a change in course I could live with.


27 posted on 10/15/2006 3:55:09 PM PDT by freema (Marine FRiend, 1stCuz2xRemoved, Mom, Aunt, Sister, Friend, Wife, Daughter, Niece)
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