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The term "deep south" refers to the lower states in the southern region of the United States. Also known as the "Bible Belt". The more commonly referred ones are Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, South Carolina and Georgia. States with more racial diversity and conservative views today. And relied heavily on plantation farming with slaves in the pre Civil war era. And today politicaly are "Red states". Other states included as "Deep south" states are Texas, Tennessee, Arkansas and Florida.

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