Yes, Lincoln's policies were ideologically equivalent to the modern GOP's
No, Lincoln's policies were not consistent to the modern GOP's
The only one who wasted time was you asking me to provide proof, which I did (and plenty of it). The fact that you rely on his niece's widely critiqued view, against all odds, tells me enough about you, your intellectual curiosity, and your integrity. By all means, agree with a poorly-researched newsletter. You would still be the fool.
"No religion is true, but some religion, any religion, is politically necessary. Law and morality are insufficient for the large majority of men. Obedience to the law and to the morals are insufficient for making men happy. […]Law and morality are therefore in need of being supplemented by divine rewards and punishments."
Can Republicans these days slay vampires? I hear Lincoln could.
I recognize that some things are out of my control! Which, of course, is the reason why some people are treated unequally. Because there are some things out of their control.