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Romney goofing on the Civil War

August 9, 2006

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GOVERNOR ROMNEY claims that his reference to the Civil War as the ``war of Northern aggression" was a joke (`` Aide insists Romney just being civil ," Page B1, City&Region, Aug. 8). It was red meat for neo-Confederates, but an insult to the memory of the 18,000 Massachusetts men who died defending the Union. It's also false history: It was ... (Full article: 125 words)

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