quote:The Republican Party was the first major political party that were openly against slavery.
The Republican Party fought for the emancipation of slavery.
President Abe Lincoln-Republican Prez freed the Slaves.
Civil Rights Acts of 1866 and 1875 was passed by Republicans.
Republicans passed the Civil Rights Acts of 1957 and 1960.
Republicans passed the Civil Rights Act of 1965
(Al Gore's daddy voted against it).
The Republican Party help found the NAACP
Prominent Republicans sponsored, funded, and financed the following:
Samuel Houston College
The above memtion was all opposed by the Democratic Party.