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The End of Confederate Heritage

The reason why the members of the first generation of Sons of Confederate Veterans and United Daughters of the Confederacy emphasized such a strict code governing the display of the [...]
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Southern Heritage Meets Southern History

History / US History : Civil War Memory (5 years ago)

It’s such a breadth of fresh air to read this story in light of the recent attempts by the Sons of Confederate Veterans and other heritage groups to distort the past by honoring slaves as Confederate soldiers.  Finally, a story wher... Read Post

Living Up to Robert E. Lee’s Code of Honor

History / US History : Civil War Memory (3 weeks ago)

Southern heritage advocates such as the Virginia Flaggers and Sons of Confederate Veterans love to talk about and claim to live by a Southern code of honor that I assume includes integrity and honesty. Yesterday a post appeared on t... Read Post

A Black Confederate Bonanza

History / US History : Civil War Memory (5 years ago)

It looks like the local chapters of the Sons of Confederate Veterans and United Daughters of the Confederacy in Pulaski, Tennessee have struck a gold mine of black Confederates.  How many, you ask?  Well, would you believe that 18 w... Read Post


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