President Trump Doesn't Seem To Know Why The Civil War Happened
"People don't realize, you know, the Civil War, if you think about it, why? People don't ask that question, but why was there a Civil War?"
Here's the answer, President Trump: Slavery. The Civil War happened because of slavery in the United States. And Andrew Jackson, the seventh president, owned slaves and a plantation. And he died in 1845 — the Civil War began in 1861.