Abraham Lincoln's Assassination Unjust

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Abraham Lincoln’s assassination was unjust because Lincoln was an amazing leader and one of the best presidents to date, he pulled a nation together after a civil war, and created the Emancipation Proclamation which led to the freedom of slaves. However, his assassin, John Wilkes Booth, killed him simply because he was sympathetic toward the Confederacy. Lincoln’s assassination was executed in 1865 at Ford’s Theater after Booth failed to kidnap him prior to the Confederacy’s downfall. He tried to save the Confederacy by killing Lincoln, the Vice President, and the Secretary of State to try to upset the balance of the Union. After he was shot, Lincoln was said to be, “slumped in his chair, paralyzed, and struggling to breathe.” He
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