Monthly Archives: March 2009

14 03, 2009

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Georgia First Dear Fellow Southerners,   As many of you already know, in 2006 I was a Republican candidate for governor here in Georgia.  I ran upon a very forthright States' Rights platform with the campaign theme of "Not Atlanta... Not Washington... but GEORGIA FIRST!"  Running against an incumbent within our own party, against the Republican establishment and the downtown Atlanta media, and with only 90 days to campaign, we shocked the [...]

14 03, 2009

News 1034

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Interesting Numbers By: Al Benson Jr. Every time you see a Confederate battle flag, with its St. Andrew's Cross, you are viewing a Christian symbol They say you can tell the difference between an optimist and a pessimist by the way they both view a glass of water. The optimist looks at it and says it is half full. The pessimist looks at that same glass and cries that it is half [...]

14 03, 2009

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Assassination of Lincoln's character was inaccurate Published Friday, March 6, 2009 Dear Editor: Roger Broxton’s letter in which he made disparaging and incorrect statements regarding Abraham Lincoln is a shameful example of how extremists are allowed to get away with misrepresenting historical fact. Even more shameful and embarrassing is that the letter has been picked up elsewhere and plastered all over the Internet, yet another defeat for Southern dignity. President Lincoln, unlike [...]

14 03, 2009

News 1031

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Writer lacks historical perspective Letter to the Editor Monday, March 09, 2009 It has taken me a little while to write this response, because I couldn't quit laughing at the lack of historical knowledge of some people that seems to be so pervasive in this country. Tracy E. Williams' perspective ("Confederate heritage bill is a bad idea," Feb. 26) suggests that the "Civil War," as he calls it, was fought to preserve [...]

14 03, 2009

News 1030

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Egalitarian Democracy :: The Universal Wolf Dr. J. Michael Hill - LS President Then everything includes itself in power, Power into will, will into appetite; And appetite, an universal wolf, So doubly seconded with will and power, Must make perforce an universal prey, And last eat up himself!  --Shakespeare, Troilus and Cressida By listening to America’s political class, one would think our founding principle was equality rather than the consent of the [...]

13 03, 2009

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Back to the main articles page      Re: Charges Dropped From: HK Edgerton Date: March 12, 2009 To: Subject: Re: Charges Dropped Dear Ms. Faxon, God bless you and thanks for the very kind words. I find Mr. Kniepp statements somewhat troubling. I don't need or expect the NAACP to either recommend or disapprove my presence anywhere. However, I'm glad that you asked him to go ahead and ask. I speak nothing [...]

9 03, 2009

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Back to the main articles page      An Open Report, Part 2 / T.K. Owens, East Tennessee State University While serving as the Program, Planning and Implementation Committee Chairman for the Buncombe County Drug Commission, I had the privilege of meeting and becoming friends with another giant of a man who sat on the Board of Directors for the organization; " the Honorable Otis Vaughn", who was also the Chief Executive Officer of [...]

9 03, 2009

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Back to the main articles page      East Tennessee State University / An Open Report / TK Owens When the late Tennessee Division Commander of the Sons of Confederate Veterans and my brother and dear friend the Honorable Jim Maddox put that infatuating smile on and proclaimed that he wanted to take you to some place, you immediately knew that you were in for a great adventure. And one summer day he escorted [...]

8 03, 2009

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Watch Your Mouth Kid: The suppression of free speech on college campuses A look at how First Amendment rights are being violated on college and university campuses nationwide by Libertea Thursday, March 5, 2009 Think you have the right to freedom of speech? If you're a college student, you might want to think again. A March 4th report tells the story of John Wahlberg, a 23-year-old senior at Central Connecticut State [...]

8 03, 2009

News 1028

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Support Virginia's Sovereignty! Thursday, March 5, 2009 HR 61 is sitting in House Committee on Rules of the Virginia General Assembly. This resolution expressly states the federal government of the United States of America is the agent of the State of Virginia. Though this resolution does not have the same "daring" tone as do the resolutions of South Carolina and Tennessee, it still makes it clear Virginia will not stand for any [...]