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April 29, 2019

Alt-Right Neoconfederate Joe Biden Voted to Restore Robert E. Lee's US Citizenship

Can we get Joe Biden deplatformed from Twitter, FaceBook, and Chase Bank?

While many have began criticizing the dead former Confederate leader, in 1975 the Senate, which included freshman Democratic Delaware Sen. Joe Biden, unanimously approved the reinstatement of General Robert E. Lees citizenship to the U.S.


Following his surrender to Ulysses S. Grant at Appomattox Court House, Va., on April 9, 1865, Lee wrote to then-President Andrew Johnson and asked for a pardon so his citizenship could be restored, according to a New York Times article from 1975. One part of the process was to swear his allegiance to the president, but when Lee did submit it to the president, it never got to Johnson.


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