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Watch How Trump Responds When Asked To Name His Favorite Bible Verse

Wednesday on Bloomberg TV’s “With All Due Respect,” host Mark Halperin and John Heilemann asked Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump what his favorite Bible verse is. Trump has said many times on the campaign trail the Bible is his favorite book. Heilemann asked, “You mentioned the Bible and talked about how it was your favorite…

Was the Civil War About Slavery?

What caused the Civil War? Did the North care about abolishing slavery? Did the South secede because of slavery? Or was it about something else entirely…perhaps states’ rights? Colonel Ty Seidule, Professor of History at the United States Military Academy at West Point, attempts to settle the debate. Does he succeed?