The government didn't force a group to free their slaves, the issue of slavery was already resolved before the Civil War with the Corwin Amendment. The South won.
The government forced free men to submit and succumb to an interloping force and authority which they no longer recognized, no longer gave their consent to be governed by. After the North's War of Aggression, with its victory then the North disgarded their loss on the slavery issue and set free slaves which at the time weren't theirs to free. The Emancipation Proclamation originally freeing another country's slaves (The tyrant had no legal jurisdiction over the Confederate States of America).
It's obvious you'll choose tyranny, you support tyrants for God's sake....
Corwin Amendment - Wikipedia, the free encyclopediaDeparting President James Buchanan endorsed the Corwin Amendment by taking the unusual step of signing it. The Corwin Amendment also has the distinction of being the only constitutional amendment offered to the states by Congress to have an actual numerical designation prematurely assigned to it by Congress—it appears as "Article Thirteen" in the proposing Congressional resolution.
Abraham Lincoln, in his first inaugural address, said of the Corwin Amendment:
I understand a proposed amendment to the Constitution—which amendment, however, I have not seen—has passed Congress, to the effect that the Federal Government shall never interfere with the domestic institutions of the States, including that of persons held to service....[H]olding such a provision to now be implied constitutional law, I have no objection to its being made express and irrevocable.
This Amendment was so much a given, giving the South victory over the slavery issue, that the POTUS already signed it and gave it a numerical designation.
The South already had plans of their own, their own Country with their own laws, with their own government whose authority they'd give their consent to.
You claim that ownership gives you certain rights. I point out that we live in the USA and show you the law which says you do NOT have the rights you claim you do.
So where are you getting these ownership rights from?
There are two novels that can change a bookish fourteen-year old's life: The Lord of the Rings and Atlas Shrugged. One is a childish fantasy that often engenders a lifelong obsession with its unbelievable heroes, leading to an emotionally stunted, socially crippled adulthood, unable to deal with the real world. The other, of course, involves orcs.... John Rogers