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29 09, 2006

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Back to the main articles page      Black Confederate Soldier's Descendant to Speak in Winchester Turner Ashby Camp 1567 Sons of Confederate Veterans Winchester, VA For Immediate Release: September 19, 2006 Contact: John Fox, 540-665-8567 The Turner Ashby Camp #1567, Sons of Confederate Veterans will welcome H.K. Edgerton at their Tuesday, October 10 meeting at 7 pm. The free meeting will be held at Shenandoah University's Henkel Hall auditorium and the public is [...]

29 09, 2006

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Back to the main articles page      Black Confederate Decries Free Speech Violations Speaking at the “Confederate Heritage Dinner” in Osceola, Missouri last Saturday black activist H. K. Edgerton warned the crowd that all Southern culture was under attack by the forces of “political correctness”. Through numerous examples Edgerton emphasized over and over how symbols of Southern culture were being targeted. The Confederate Battleflag or what he termed “the Christian St. Andrews Cross” [...]

29 09, 2006

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Back to the main articles page      Mountain Making Festival On Saturday October 23, and Sunday October 24, 2005, I had the opportunity to attend the Mountain Making Festival at the invitation of LT.Commander Mike Beck of the Morristown Camp of the Sons Of Confederate Veterans. It was a pleasure to sit in the Sons Camp and converse with the general public about Southern Heritage and the need for the throngs of those [...]

29 09, 2006

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Back to the main articles page      Black Confederate Protests Dupont Southern Legal Resource Center P.O.Box 1235 Black Mountain, NC 28711 www.slrc-csa.org For Immediate Release Contact Rick Wilkerson: 828-669-5189 BLACK CONFEDERATE PROTESTS DUPONT Former NAACP branch President, H.K. Edgerton will travel Thursday October 30, to Richmond, Virginia to support a Confederate Southern American vigil in front of the DuPont Spruance plant due to the plant's banning of Confederate symbols. The protest vigil has [...]

29 09, 2006

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Back to the main articles page      Dispute over past isn't black and white Seems odd that a black man would stand up for the Confederate flag. Baffling, maybe, especially if the man has been a member of the NAACP. "That's the irony in this whole thing," said H.K. Edgerton, a black Confederate. "Most people have no idea of any other parts of the history." Edgerton is the guy who marched in gray [...]

29 09, 2006

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Back to the main articles page      Taylorsville Appeal Committee -School Board ;SCV Magazine in School Libraries On October 24, 2005, I traveled to Taylorsville, N.C., where at the invitation of the Rocky Face Rangers Camp 1948, I would along with their Division and Camp Commanders would testify for approximately 5 minutes of the time allotted to each of us before an appeals committee of the School Board on the fate of the [...]

29 09, 2006

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Back to the main articles page      Southern Pride: Confederate civil rights activist walks 1,400 miles to raise awareness By JOAN SHERROUSE Daily Sun Staff Noted black Confederate civil rights activist H.K. Edgerton is back in Corsicana after adding a 200-mile detour to his marathon march from Ashville, N.C. to Austin. He was a part of the Civil War re-enactment and historical marker dedication in Chatfield Saturday, arriving in Corsicana Monday with his [...]

29 09, 2006

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Back to the main articles page      Black Southern Activist visits Memphis to protest proposed name change of city parks BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC – H. K. Edgerton, prominent black Southern culture activist, will be in Memphis, Tennessee, Wednesday and Thursday protesting that city’s proposed renaming of three public parks with Confederate associations. The contemplated name changes will be the subject of a public forum at Memphis’ Pyramid Arena Thursday at 4:30. Edgerton says [...]

29 09, 2006

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Back to the main articles page      Reflection / March Across Dixie Anniversary Months As we are now in the third anniversary months of the Historic "March Across Dixie", I would love to report that the our beloved South and her honorable people had been vindicated from the distortions and outright lies told by the conqueror of the events and causes that led up to her separation from the Union. Unfortunately we find [...]

29 09, 2006

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Back to the main articles page      Battle flag waves to restore pride in southern heritage By Luci Weldon, The Warren Record If you were driving down the road and saw a black man carrying a Confederate flag, what would your reaction be? Many of us would have to admit that we would be surprised to say the least because the sight of a Confederate flag is likely to spark strong emotions. To [...]