What's Your Civil War Job?

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By: Zoe Samuel

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The American Civil War was one of the bloodiest conflicts in American history, killing a huge percentage of the population. If you had been around then, what might your role in the conflict have been?

Are you a man?

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Are you white?

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Do you believe in freedom?

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Do you care about the little guy?

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Do you like to follow orders?

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Do you like to give orders?

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Do you like to help people?

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Do you need to be the good guy?

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Are you heroic?

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Are you authoritative?

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Are you from a good family?

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Do you love camaraderie?

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How political are you?

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Which side are you on?

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Do you know how many times slavery is mentioned in the Articles of Secession?

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Do you believe this is actually about states' rights?

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Which general do you admire?

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Do you love peace?

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What were you doing before the war?

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Do you hope to make money from the war?

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Is the war happening on your territory?

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How are you likely to die because of your involvement in the war?

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How might your Civil War career end, if not in death?

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What are you wearing to work?

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What do you eat at work?

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Who is happy to see you?

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Who is your enemy?

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How will history remember you?

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Are you proud of your role?

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Do you mind a little violence?

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