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Popular sovereignty meant that those who lived within the territory were able to vote in order to decide if it would enter the union: free or a slave state.
There was difficulty deciding whether or not Nebraska and Kansas should be free or slave states.
Kansas should be a free state. Slavery is bad.
Popular sovereignty will be used in the territories of Nebraska and Kansas to decide if it will be free or not.
Kansas should be admitted into the union as a slave-free state
I denounce the political arm of slave owners. Slavery is cruel and we must end this expansion. We, as political leaders, should be a picture of justice it is a horrific act to own slavery.
Democratic Representative Preston Brooks attacked Sumner with a cane in the United States Senate for the critical speech. This event was considered to be symbolic for the breakdown leading up to the civil war.
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