Sjovnalistisk Venstreparti “glemmer” at fortælle, at Den Amerikanske Borgerkrig handlede om, at Nordstaterne ledet af Republikanerne kæmpede mod Sydstaterne ledet af Demokraterne for at afskaffe slaveriet. De oplyser heller aldrig om, at for eksempel Ku Klux Klan var Demokrater.
Læs i øvrigt en interessant artikel om, at slaveriet ikke var baseret på hudfarve:
Travelers who spoke of white slaves in the South, advertisements for white runaway slaves, newspaper articles about white slaves, and light and white heroes and heroines in “tragic mulatto” fiction all served to validate that there were white people who were enslaved in the South. Disbelievers were shown, in the words of the newspaper article cited earlier, that “Slavery has no ‘prejudice against color.’