Lincoln was not pro-abolition. He was anti-slavery. There's a distinction.

Anti-slavery meant slavery should not extend to new states, but could remain in the current ones.

Abolition meant they wanted to ban it altogether. Fake news from the South said Lincoln was abolitionist, but he never claimed to be until 1863, years after he was elected.

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Teacher. Writer. Future Author. Aspiring Linguist. Progressive Voter. Twitter @ajkrow_writer.

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