The Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln

The Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln

Like Lincoln, FDR and Dr. King, we liberals and progressives have got to remind our fellow citizens who we have been, who we are and of what we are capable, writes historian Harvey J. Kaye. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

During her speech at the Republican National Convention, Lara Trump declared that Abraham Lincoln¬†“once famously said, ‘America will never be destroyed from the outside. If we falter and lose our freedoms, it will be because we destroyed ourselves.'”

No, he didn’t.

What did he actually say?

 

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The Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln

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