The framers of The Constitution needed to compromise to create our country, but they didn’t like slavery and didn’t want it to last. That’s why they cooked up a Constitution that wouldn’t allow it to last much longer.
How The Constitution Brought Slavery To An End
The Founding Fathers’ understanding of equality and the way they structured our government enabled abolitionists to abolish slavery and hold the union together.
Despite a bitter Civil War, Lincoln was able to hold the Union together because of the way the Constitution was drafted and structured our federal government.