Monthly Archives: September 2010

21 09, 2010

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School battle rumors over removal of mascot, Confederate flag Posted: Sep 16, 2010 By Keith Boles HIGHLAND, AR (KAIT) - A flag flap in the town of Highland. Rumors have been flying about the school doing away with the confederate flag during sporting events. Some said the mascot could get the boot. Rumor and misleading "Facebook" conversations? One of the threads on Facebook is from the "Highland High School" I sat down [...]

21 09, 2010

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Were there black slave owners? By Cecil Adams Some time ago, I heard an African-American author talk on NPR about what inspired him to write his book: During the 1800s, some slave owners in the U.S. were black. Afterward a historian said she’d never heard of any such phenomenon and dismissed the idea as ridiculous. Who’s right? ­—Raina S., via e-mail At one time or another, free black slaveholders could be found [...]

21 09, 2010

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Heritage of Savagery A classic by Joseph Sobran fitzgerald griffin foundation ARLINGTON, VA — Through no fault of their own, most Americans study American history in school. This is why they have so many misconceptions about American history. One of these misconceptions is that the Civil War was a noble struggle against slavery and that Abraham Lincoln finally abolished slavery with the Emancipation Proclamation. The United States and civilized warfare If you [...]

21 09, 2010

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Was it worth it? Sunday, September 19, 2010 By David Ware The Yankee takes delight in celebrating the War to Prevent Southern Independence as the time when the slaves were set free, yet his defense of freedom takes a dive when it comes to extending freedom to Southerners to establish their own country and to the establishment of martial law in the South during reconstruction.. In this month’s (Sept-Oct 2010) Confederate Veteran [...]

21 09, 2010

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Grace Messenger - 9/6/2010 Wall Posting Hey! Hey! Hey! I looked on; and found Jewish and black confederates in MY family!!!!!!! Wow, I knew it God don't care! Sweet. Wish everyone was colorblind. Blacks wow. I have never met them but I am proud and miss them. Shalom. Why do northern blacks believe lies. My ancestors fought for the south. I knew my family mixed with Native American. So I can [...]

21 09, 2010

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Allen Johnson Jr - 9/20/2010 Message HK!!! Hey man, I have been studying and following you for the past 5 years. I kinda thought you were out there, but I see a lot of myself in you. I feel extremely proud to walk around the truck stops across the U.S.A. wearing my rebel flag t-shirts, especially in the south. Thank you for being a "true" believer and showing us what the south [...]

21 09, 2010

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Tim Hobbs - 9/19/2010 Message Subject: Confederate History Month Page Mr. Edgerton, I was very disappointed and angry at what I saw on this page today. I sent messages to Kelly Barrow and Michael Givens about it too. You also might want to check on this and set some of these people straight that put themselves in a position where they pretend to represent the rest of us! Please see the posts [...]

16 09, 2010

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Back to the main articles page      Karen From: HK Edgerton - Date: Thu, Sep 16, 2010 Dear Dewey, At 5:00 am this morning, Thursday, September 16, 2010, Fox News would show a black reporter interviewing people at the Tea Party event held on September 12, 2010. Each person interviewed would be asked the same questtion: Do you see any people of color around here? Every person he asked just happened to [...]

16 09, 2010

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Confederate Museum to host groundbreaking Sept. 23 By STEPHANIE A. JAMES Staff Writer Wednesday, September 15, 2010 A groundbreaking for the Museum of the Confederacy will be held on Thursday, September 23, in Appomattox. The groundbreaking will take place at the intersection of State Route 24 (Old Courthouse Road) and U.S. 460 at 3 p.m. The groundbreaking will ensure that the Appomattox satellite branch of the museum will be the first to [...]

16 09, 2010

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SC State Senate Majority Leader Glenn McConnell's Confederate Obsession Paul Wachter (Sept. 15) -- It comes as no surprise to South Carolina natives that state Senate Majority Leader Glenn McConnell likes to play dress-up. On Tuesday, Will Folks, former spokesman for Gov. Mark Sanford and self-described cuckolder of GOP gubernatorial candidate Nikki Haley's husband, posted pictures to his political website of McConnell attending a party dressed as a Confederate general. In the [...]