How did the victory over Mexico intensify the political conflict over slavery

Provide a comprehensive response to the question(s) below. Be sure to draft your response in your own words (do not quote verbatim from the textbook or internet).

Using a minimum of 150 words, address the following:

  • How did the victory over Mexico intensify the political conflict over slavery?

Using a minimum of 150 words, address the following:

  • How did slaves turn the war for the Union into a war for liberation?