The Civil War (1861 – 1865)

It was a war between the North and South. Brothers against brothers. The American civil war was the bloodiest war in American history. There were many causes of the civil war and slavery was a big part of it. Exacerbating tensions, the old Whig political party was dying. Many of its followers joined with members of [...]

Where did U.S Politics come from?

Last week i spoke about Founding Father and Former U.S President, Thomas Jefferson. The week before that we spoke about The Revolutionary War and how the colonist won their independence. This week we're going to talk about what happened after all that and how the Founding Fathers of America formed a Government. After the Revolutionary [...]

Thomas Jefferson: A Founding Father

Today we're going to talk about Founding Father and Former President, Thomas Jefferson! So, Thomas Jefferson was the third President of the United States. He ran for President in 1800 and went against at that time, the current President, John Adams. 1800 was the first Presidential Election where both parties nominated who would run on [...]