4 reasons why reconstruction failed
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The challenge of rebuilding the defeated South after the Civil War was a grave endeavor. Although some advances were made, Reconstruction failed for three primary reasons. The first involved the raging dispute between Tennessean President Andrew Johnson and Radical Republicans who sought to punish the South at every opportunity. The second reason was the rampant corruption that plagued the administration of Johnson’s successor, Ulysses S. Grant....