December 19, 2010 9:02 PM

150 years later, S. Carolina celebration sparks new Civil War

Starting Monday, South Carolina will commemorate the 150th anniversary of the start of the Civil War with a series of events that underscore the state's central role in that titanic, tragic struggle. It will be a delicate task. A privately funded "secession" ball Monday night has been called a celebration of treason and slavery.

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