When in history did the US government actually declare war to expand its borders?
Just because they called them names doesn't mean it was racially motivated. This is yet another example of a person totally not understanding what racism is.
The south went to war to protect its secession. It had every right to defend itself, even for the reason of slavery. They seceded...they were sovereign.
Please come join my forum if you're not a trendy and agree with my points of view.