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29 09, 2006

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Back to the main articles page      Black leader defends Confederate Flag, responds to violent attackers Confederate Flag defender, political activist, former President of the Asheville chapter of the NAACP and 52-year-old black man, H.K. Edgerton was recently accosted by two black men while standing by his confederate flag in front of Asheville High School. Though he was appalled by the alleged violent actions of 19-year-old high school drop-out Andre Dewayne and 32-year-old [...]

29 09, 2006

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Back to the main articles page      Confederate Flag Flap Brings One-Man Protest To School OAK GROVE, Mo. -- A North Carolina man protested outside a Jackson County school Friday in support of a high school student. Dressed in period uniform and waving a Confederate flag, H.K. Edgerton told KMBC's Bev Chapman that he was protesting the Oak Grove High School administration because they refused to allow a student to use the flag [...]

29 09, 2006

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Back to the main articles page      The Battle Of Blue Springs At Mosheim There were for me so many high moments at the Battlefield Re-enactment of the Battle of Blue Springs at Mosheim. I am somewhat embarrassed, and overly humble by the heroes welcome bestowed upon me by the 19th Tennessee. As I entered Headquarters camp, the men stood on both sides of the bridge at attention, swords raised as I passed [...]

29 09, 2006

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Back to the main articles page      Self-proclaimed 'black Confederate' walking 'path to peace, racial reconciliation' Carrying his Confederate flag, one North Carolinian who passed through Orangeburg Tuesday says he has a vision that some day all Americans will be enlightened to the truth. Having made marches across many sections of the country previously during his "March to the Sea" that has a dual purpose, H.K. Edgerton said he is proud to be [...]

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 [...]