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Even though the slaves were freed after the Civil War, they still did not have the same rights that other Americans had. Women still had not won the right to vote, so they also did not have any say in who was going to be in the White House. The freed slaves became sharecroppers on land owned by their former owners and weren't much better off for it.

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Most African Americans were not treated fairly until after the Civil Rights Movement. They were not awarded high paying jobs and did not reap the benefits of the prosperity.

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