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1.Was the white South ever really defeated in spirit? The white southerners were never spiritually defeated. The efforts in keeping the "lost causes" agenda was upheld by the "former" confederates. This is proven in the lack of acceptance of the emaciation of blacks. Former confederates continued to believe their views of secession was correct. As emancipated slave's tried to enjoy their freedom, the former white slave owners would destroy their merriness by putting shackles back on their thawing limbs. The many whites did not want to accept the thirteenth amendment. To validate the slave's freedom congress passed the Freedmen's Bureau, however in the hands of southern white supremeness, this was also scoffed at and mistreated towards the blacks. 2. Would the results have been more satisfactory from its point of view if it had accepted the rule

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