But you have to be careful with the civil war folks though. They were fighting mostly in state militias. They asserted the right to succeed. They would have said that they were not traitors but patriots fighting for the Confederate States of America.
None of that applies to what Hindsite and other idiotic gun nuts are saying. They are talking about taking up arms against their elected officials and the military.
God is a comedian playing to an audience that is afraid to laugh.