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Hamiltonians and Jeffersonians fought over the scope of congressional power, Webster and Story squared off against the nullifiers, and Unionists and secessionists alike justified the Civil War--all in terms of an interminable debate over whether the states or the Union was originally sovereign, what the various events since independence might have done to the original arrangements, and (finally) whether individual states had the legal right to leave the Union.
He branded the Nazi oppressors of the Church in Germany as "the nullifiers and destroyers of the Christian West.
He suggests that it was this "singular history and political culture" that produced the rabid fire-eater proslavery advocates and nullifiers 150 years later.
After populist president Andrew Jackson repudiated the South Carolina antitariff nullifiers in the name of national union, explains Randall G.