And ... the Cherokee had helped him win the Battle of Horseshoe Bend.
Its not a proud moment in American history..
"John Marshall has made his decision; now let him enforce it!"
All this after Jackson allied with the Cherokee on the battlefield to fight the Seminole. What a betrayer prick he was.
He's known for four things.
1) Killing indians
2) Fighting the battle of New Olreans against orders and after the war of 1812 had ended
3) Trail of tears
4) Dismantling the central bank
I'll bet that's a lot more A. Jackson history that you could pull off the top of your head.
Americans are so enamored of equality that they would rather be equal in slavery than unequal in freedom.
Alexis de Tocqueville
If you come up with anything relevant I might respond ( 11:00 PM here)
Last edited by Meathead; 06-05-12 at 04:01 PM.