Why were whites fearful of slave insurrections in the South?

Why were whites fearful of slave insurrections in the South? If whites were so fearful of slaves, why did they allow them to do work under the Confederate Army? Explain.  In addition, what was the debate amongst the Confederates States to arm the black’s slaves? What were positive and negative arguments for the enlistment of black’s slaves as soldiers? Explain. Why would any slave fight for the Confederate Army? Explain.

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