America's Reconstruction: America After The Civil War

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Tyler Smith America’s Reconstruction The article is an assessment of what this country started to become as it reconstructs itself to become a nation which truly embodies equal rights and justice for all. It states how the Civil War mainly was like a razor to open this country’s wounds of irrationality, prejudice, and bigotry. President Lincoln saw once the Civil War was over that he had to help unite a divided nation and heal all wounds and bury not only the dead soldiers and other casualties but to also bury the ways of enslavement and injustice. It goes into how Lincoln helped pass into effect the Emancipation Proclamation which helped freed blacks from slavery and also gave them rights and opportunities like being able

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