A carpet-bagger:   An outsider who takes part in political affairs.

Following the American Civil War, Northern profiteers, the Carpet-baggers, came down to the South bringing with them their possessions in carpet bags.   They joined the Southern traitors, seeking private gain exploiting the chaos and the reconstruction of government.

  • Is there Freedom of Information in Israel?
  • Has RAFAEL a license to cheat?
  • Learn more about Rabin's assassination?
  • home Stop Abuse     Directory

    immigration news

    see Awards this site won  |  SIGN Guest Book  |  VIEW Guest Book

    Listen to another MIDI           Revised Oct 16, 2000 This Page had been Hosted By 
    Thanks goodness Geocities
    I am not LinkExchange Member anymore Free Home Pages at GeoCities