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How Did The Civil War Change African Americans

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The Civil War changed Americans and slavery in many ways. The war came with a cost. Over 620,000 people died from the union or confederacy. People lost many family members. They realized that they could have figured out another way to solve their differences. When the war ended, they stopped slavery. Americans rejoined the union and our union was safe. This slowly brought more rights for African Americans. The colored started moving to the North. People had different ideas about free slaves. Some the whites did not know how to live with the colored. Some of the white were fine with living freely with the colored.
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