Did Slavery Really Follow The Supremacy Clause?

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Everything you said about the Supremacy Clause is correct. So the question of how did slavery exist? The Declaration of Independence states "We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal". That statement is the beginning of how and why this country was created. In the case of states’ rights the Declaration of Independence did not matter, nor did the Supremacy Clause when it came to slavery. Only after a war and loss of many lives did we start to see how important it is to follow the Constitution. Great men on both sides argued for and against slavery, and in the end nothing matters. Believe it or not, today we still argue about how to get around the constitution. The example I would like to use is sanctuary

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