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The Civil War

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5.a provision in which an old rule continues to apply to some existing situations, while a new rule will apply to all future cases.
6.a credit system that became widely used by farmers in the United States in the South from the 1860s to the 1920s
7.a pejorative term Southerners gave to Northerners who moved to the South during the Reconstruction era, between 1865 and 1877.
9.one who resides on and farms land owned by a landlord.
13.describes the electoral support of the Southern United States for Democratic Party candidates from 1877 (the end of Reconstruction) to 1964 (the passage of the Civil Rights Act of 1964).
14.a tax of a portioned, fixed amount applied to an individual in accordance with the census (as opposed to a percentage of income).
17.a formal process in which an official is accused of unlawful activity, the outcome of which, depending on the country, may include the removal of that official from office as well as criminal or civil punishment.
18.the power of a constituent part (administrative division) of a state to exercise such of the state's powers of governance within its own administrative area that have been decentralized to it by the central government.
19."A pardon extended by the government to a group or class of persons, usually for a political offense; the act of a sovereign power officially forgiving certain classes of persons who are subject to trial but have not yet been convicted"
21.laws passed by Southern states in 1865 and 1866, after the Civil War.
1.refers to the government practice of testing the literacy of potential citizens at the federal level, and potential voters at the state level.
2.terms used by white Southerners to describe a political coalition in the Southern United States during the Reconstruction era which followed the American Civil War.
3.the period after the Civil War, 1865–1877, especially regarding the defeated South
4.southern whites who supported Reconstruction and the Republican Party after the American Civil War.
8.a phrase that has been used intermittently since the American Civil War to describe the American South, after 1877.
10.The indirect veto of a bill received by the President within ten days of the adjournment of Congress, effected by retaining the bill unsigned until Congress adjourns
11.state and local laws in the United States enacted between 1876 and 1965. They mandated de jure racial segregation in all public facilities in Southern states of the former Confederacy, with, starting in 1890, a "separate but equal" status for African Americans.
12.a system of agriculture in which a landowner allows a tenant to use the land in return for a share of the crops produced on the land.
15.To punish without legal process or authority, especially by hanging, for a perceived offense or as an act of bigotry.
16.a former slave who has been released from slavery, usually by legal means.
20.informally known as the Klan or the "Hooded Order", is the name of three distinct past and present organizations in the United States, which have advocated extremist reactionary currents such as white supremacy, white nationalism, and anti-immigration, historically expressed through terrorism.

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