The Reconstruction is the time period after the Civil War that included the Southern states rejoining the Union. Also involved the reconstruction of the south and the north, after the war and destruction. The time period of the Reconstruction is
President Abraham Lincoln was the one who proposed the Reconstruction, but was assassinated before he was able to put it into full effect. General Ulysses S. Grant hunted the Ku Klux Klan in South Carolina and disabled the organization until the 1920s.
The 13th Amendment abolished slavery everywhere within the US Nation. 14th Amendment states that every citizen has equal rights and protection, including slaves. 15th Amendment allows African American men vote
Southern leaders were planning to build and create mills, factories, and cities. That lead to racism and poverty remaining in the South.
Grant: Mr President, I would like to make a proposition. Lincoln: Of course what is it General? Grant: I reckon we do our best to completely rebuild our country and abolish slavery. Lincoln: Why General Grant, that is a mighty fine idea, I say we call it the Reconstruction.
A very important threat to the Reconstruction was the Ku Klux Klan, and out of respect I will merely have just a rando scene and no characters. This organization was created to live for racism and to control the South with segregation and poverty. Which could have led the country to a darker turn instead of what it is today, if the KKK were to have gained full control it would be awful and destructive.