Apologize For Andrew Jackson

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In regards to the Jacksonian historian’s remark about whether America should "celebrate or apologize for Andrew Jackson." I am also torn in between celebrating all Andrew Jackson’s passion and strides in American history or to keep in mind all of his scandals, his hot temper and his take on slavery. Jackson was known for his passion. He started off as an orphan and then grew on to be the President of the United States; many people admired him for this aspect. The battle in New Orleans put Jackson on the map and gave him great recognition. The Americans were outnumbered but they pulled through and kept the British from seizing New Orleans. This is very important when you are talking about his leadership style. I do not see this roughness as
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