how the Kansas Nebraska act led to south Carolina seceding
The Kansas-Nebraska Act was proposed by Stephen A. Douglas and passed.
The Kansas-Nebraska Act will unify the North and the South and ease the tensions dividing the nation.
A anti-slavery supporter named Brown massacred 5 slavery supporters. This gave Kansas the name "Bloody Kansas". This caused even more tension between the North and the South.
Bloody Welcome to Kansas
Those in the South began to believe that abolitionist would do anything to stop slavery, including spilling the blood of southerns. This was one of the reasons the South seceded.
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