He led the nation through the Civil War and helped bring an end to slavery. But how would Abraham Lincoln respond to some of our country’s most pressing contemporary political problems? In conjunction with the release of the feature film Lincoln, Participant Media, TakePart's parent company, asked 1,000 Americans what they thought the 16th President would do. Click on the infographic to check out their responses.
TPL Highlight: July 23
Death by lethal injection typically lasts around 10 minutes, but Joseph Wood gasped for breath for the two hours it took for him to die.
TPL Poll: July 24
Along with providing aid, are groups trying to inflict their cultural values on vulnerable people in need?