What They Didn't Teach You About the Civil War

What do you know about the American Civil War? Everyone knows the familiar images: soldiers in Union blue versus troops in Confederate gray, the Emancipation Proclamation, the triumphant end of slavery. But there’s something schools don’t teach about the Civil War: it was also America’s greatest left-wing revolution. Professor Matt Karp explains.


Writer Matt Karp

Director Tymon Brown

Animator Reid Hildebrand

Composer David Maine

Camera Mitch Blummer

HMU Dawn R. Campbell

Sound Max Berger

Sound Design Ian Reilly

Special Thanks Mike & Whitney Gravel