Monthly Archives: May 2009

21 05, 2009

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Back to the main articles page      1890's Day Jamboree in Ringgold - May 22 & 23 From: HK Edgerton - Date: May 21, 2009 Dear Ms. Dean, God bless you and everyone in Ringgold. I am honored that you would invite me to Ringgold and make such a generous offer. However, because of my recent journey into Washington, D.C., and serval other Confederate Memorial Day events that I have attended, I [...]

21 05, 2009

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Back to the main articles page      Re: About the NAACP's Possible Boycott of Homestead, Florida Over Confederate States Organization? Dear Elgin, If the SLRC or Sons of Confederate Veterans are not aware of the described events in Miami-Dade, they are now. I have forwarded your email to all of them. The demand that a Veterans organization to be excluded from a Veterans Day event is not American, holds no merit, and furthermore [...]

18 05, 2009

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A Parting of the Ways: Moving Forward to Freedom by William Buppert "I cannot teach you violence, as I do not myself believe in it. I can only teach you not to bow your heads before any one even at the cost of your life." ~ Mahatma Gandhi I often get mail from readers inquiring on what to do to advance the cause of secession in their respective locales. So I’d like [...]

18 05, 2009

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Remembering Jefferson Davis: American Patriot and Southern Hero Saturday, May 16, 2009 By Calvin E. Johnson, Jr., Chairman of the Confederate History Month Committee for the Sons of Confederate Veterans. Email: Let’s not forget Monday May 25th is Memorial Day!!   Once upon a time, school children were taught about great Americans like Jefferson Davis whose 201st birthday is June 3rd. The statue of Jefferson Davis and his two sons, [...]

18 05, 2009

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A Day To Remember Sunday, May 17, 2009 p style="text-align: center;"> Saturday, April 25, 2009 was one of those typical Florida days so familiar to central Florida residents who expect, and usually receive, sunshine and a clear sky most every day. For those 2000 Southerners, though, who had gathered near the intersection of Interstate 75 and Interstate 4 east of Tampa, it was truly going to be a day to remember as [...]

18 05, 2009

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I need help with creating Political Action Group for the pro-Southern Heritage From: Let me be clear that my actions in organizing a Pro-Southern Heritage political action committee are in no way shape or form associated with The Sons of Confederate Veterans, or any of its members or any of its associated organizations. Nor am I under the directions of The Sons of Confederate Veterans or any of its members. This [...]

18 05, 2009

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Confederate flag waver preaches unity in Hanover The Rebel banner drew plenty of attention in the borough's square. By TRAVIS LAU For the Daily Record/Sunday News Updated: 05/14/2009 A flagstaff propped between two parking meters Thursday in a quadrant of Hanover's Center Square flew two flags back to back. One was the Confederate battle flag. The other was an American flag picturing an American Indian chief on a horse. The two flags [...]

18 05, 2009

News 1173

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Incident at Pine Hill Cemetery A crime may have been committed recently at the Pine Hill Cemetery in Auburn, Ala. Mary Norman, according to an Associated Press report, was visiting her family’s burial plot at the Pine Hill Cemetery when a man walked over and removed a flag from a grave, snapped it in two, and drove off. The man, Arthur Dowdell, said that he did not break the flag intentionally but [...]

18 05, 2009

News 1172

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Confederate Group Not Allowed in Ironton Memorial Day Parade Posted: May 15, 2009 IRONTON, Ohio (AP) - A group of Confederate Army descendants is upset its members can't march in an Ohio Memorial Day parade dating back to a few years after the Civil War.     A nearby Kentucky chapter of the Sons of Confederate Veterans asked to march in the Ironton-Lawrence County Memorial Day Parade but has been turned down [...]

18 05, 2009

News 1171

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Waging war on the South Thursday, May 14, 2009 Let's start with this bit of leftist purple prose from, you guessed it, the Southern Poverty Law Center, in an article entitled "Southern hostility aimed at Latinos": "We found a population under siege and living in fear -- fear of the police, fear of the government and fear of criminals who prey on immigrants because of their vulnerability," reported the Southern Poverty Law [...]