Book of the Day
Sunday, May 28, 2017
We observe Indian Removal Act
Andrew Jackson: Heroic Leader or Cold-hearted Ruler?
On this day in 1830, President Jackson signed the Indian Removal Act. This controversial law impacted the lives of many Native Americans.
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President and war hero. Slave owner and Indian killer. Andrew Jackson has been called many names throughout history. But who was the real Andrew Jackson? Explore Jackson's life leading up to the Trail of Tears. Then decide for yourself whether he was a hero or a villain.