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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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Even in Death They Still Can’t Get It Right

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

This past week Mattie Rice, who was a descendant of Weary Clyburn passed away. Over the past few year I wrote extensively about the Sons of Confederate Veterans’ and United Daughters of the Confederacy’s efforts to distort the histo... 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

Confederate Monument Replaced By a Bud

History / US History : Civil War Memory (20 hours ago)

Back in 2011 the Confederate solider monument in Reidsville, North Carolina was hit by a car. A debate ensued about whether it should be repaired and whether it should be relocated. The United Daughters of the Confederacy chose to m... Read Post


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