Category Archives: American South

Black Artist To Livestream Burning of Confederate Flags In 13 States On Memorial Day

It seems like every day now we have something new to report about a Confederate flag that has been desecrated or a Confederate monument that has been vandalized. In the last two months, hatred of the Confederacy and hatred of … Continue reading

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Confederate Memorial Circle Celebration and Rededication In Selma, AL

Update: The Montgomery Advertiser and Selma Times Journal have stories up. Yesterday, we traveled to Selma to attend the Confederate Memorial Circle Celebration and Rededication at Live Oak Cemetery. Some of my readers may recall how three years ago the … Continue reading

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Confirmed: City of Union Springs Removes Confederate Flags From Confederate Graves In Confederate Cemetery

Just checked on the flags in the Confederate graveyard in Union Springs. They have all been removed. #HeritageLost

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The Sesquisentennial of the War for Southern Independence as Symbolic of the Fallen State of the South

Excellent read. “With the Sesquicentennial of the epic war of American history winding down, many may think this War no longer particularly relevant and we can move on to more current concerns. Such an attitude, which I dare say prevails … Continue reading

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A Tour of Union Springs, AL

Here are some of the highlights of Union Springs, AL. While I was down there yesterday evening, I took the liberty of snapping some photos around town. My travelogue essay on Selma was a big hit. Hopefully, these photos will … Continue reading

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Deadline Passes: Confederate Flags Still In Union Springs Confederate Cemetery

As promised, I drove to Union Springs, AL this evening in the hope of catching Union Springs city employees on video in the act of removing the Confederate Battle Flags from the Confederate graves in the Confederate cemetery. The flags … Continue reading

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Mayor of Union Springs Issues Executive Order to Remove Confederate Flags From Confederate Graves In Confederate Cemetery

The Confederate Battle Flag controversy in Union Springs is escalating. Yesterday, I reported that some Southern patriot had restored 10 of the small Confederate Battle Flags to the graves of the Confederate soldiers buried in the Confederate cemetery in Union … Continue reading

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Confederate Flags Restored In Union Springs

H/T Johnny Adams News They’re back. Note: I wish I could take credit for this, but someone else beat me to it. BTW, the Flagging Union Springs event on June 19 is gaining steam. Come to 75 percent black Union … Continue reading

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Myron Penn Removes Confederate Battle Flags From Confederate Cemetery

This is a story that strikes close to home. Myron Penn, a black attorney with the law firm Penn & Seaborn, who used to be my Alabama state senator in District 28 from 2003 to 2011, has created a huge … Continue reading

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Should White Americans Prepare For “Race War”?

The SPLC has a new article up on the Hatewatch about a recent Michael Hill article on the League of the South website. It was a timely article considering how a recent Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll found that an incredible … Continue reading

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