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But I can tell you what your folly and injustice will compel us to do. It will compel us to be free from your domination, and more self-reliant than we have been.
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Free negro equality, which is its ultimate object, would make us re-enact the scenes of revolution and anarchy we have so long witnessed and deplored in the American governments to the south of us.
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I clung steadfastly to the hope that the democratic party would maintain its nationality and preserve the Constitution and the Union.
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I fear the evil day is upon us, and believe duty and patriotism alike require us to face the danger and prepare to avert it.
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I may be excused for adding, for myself, that I am one of those who have clung to every reasonable hope for the Union.
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It is proclaimed by the great leaders of that party, by its political conventions, by its ministers of the Gospel, and by every other means they have of giving currency and importance to the declaration, that it is its mission to abolish slavery in the Union.
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It will compel us to manufacture for ourselves, to build up our own commerce, our own great cities, our own railroads and canals; and to use the tribute money we now pay you for these things for the support of a government which will be friendly to all our interests, hostile to none of them.
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Our own Government succeeded because none but the white race, who were capable of self-government, were enfranchised with the rights of freemen.
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The Constitution of the United States was made by white men, the citizens and representatives of twelve slaveholding and one non-slaveholding State; and it was made for white men.
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The doctrines of his party, are that negro slavery, as it exists with us, is religiously, morally, socially, and politically wrong.
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The irrepressible conflict propounded by abolitionism has produced now its legitimate fruits - disunion.
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The one idea of opposition to negro slavery brought the republican party into existence, and holds it together.
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The people of the Southern States now own near five millions of these negroes, and they are worth to them near three millions of dollars.
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The success of those doctrines would also subvert the Federal Constitution, change the character of the Federal Government, and destroy our rights in respect to slavery.
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You are not content with the vast millions of tribute we pay you annually under the operation of our revenue law, our navigation laws, your fishing bounties, and by making your people our manufacturers, our merchants, our shippers.
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You are not satisfied that we of the South are almost reduced to the condition of overseers for northern capitalists.
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You are not satisfied with the millions of tribute we have been paying you on account of the balance of exchange which you hold against us.
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