Here’s Professor David Blight of Yale University, first on the Legacies of Appomattox.
He really goes a far distance to come back around to make his point.
Next is an open phone segment with Professor Blight handling questions and comments from the C-SPAN audience.
He makes a mistake in claiming Jefferson Davis was never indicted for treason. Jefferson Davis was in fact indicted for treason. The case of US v. Jefferson Davis wound a convoluted path, eventually ending when Chief Justice Chase ruled the 14th Amendment had already punished Davis for treason, so to try him again would be double jeopardy, and the charge was nolle prossed.