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Monumental Dixie

July 18, 2015 // 15 Comments

Hundreds rally to defend Confederate monument in Birmingham’s Linn Park [...]

Rainbowism and Dispensationalism

June 13, 2015 // 41 Comments

Food for thought: Rainbowism and Dispensationalism are two peas in a pod. Just as Rainbowism is completely alien to the historical Confederacy and the Jim Crow-era SCV and [...]

Cyrus Scofield and Dispensationalism

June 13, 2015 // 35 Comments

Here’s an excerpt from The New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture: Religion which explains how Dispensationalism was created in the North and was exported to the South [...]

The Enduring South

June 5, 2015 // 10 Comments

I’ve seen lots of signs of it on the way to Jacksonville: Note: After seeing a dozen or so Confederate Battle Flags and ’56 Georgia state flags near Waycross, GA, [...]

The Way We Used To Be

June 5, 2015 // 13 Comments

This was in the 1940s … next time you argue with a Rainbow Confederate, remember this one: “As punitive and prejudicial as Jim Crow laws were in the North, they [...]

The Ancient Idiot

May 14, 2015 // 15 Comments

Here’s an excerpt from the next book that I will be reviewing, Larry Siedentop’s Inventing the Individual: The Origins of Western Liberalism: “Religious [...]

Review: The Marriage-Go-Round

May 14, 2015 // 7 Comments

Andrew Cherlin’s The Marriage-Go-Round: The State of Marriage and the Family in America Today is the third book I have consulted to learn more about the collapse of [...]

Is Mass Incarceration “Racist”?

May 6, 2015 // 33 Comments

In 1994, Kweisi Mfume and the Congressional Black Caucus supported and overwhelmingly voted for the Violent Crime and Control and Law Enforcement Act of 1994. The largest [...]

Marriage and Revolution

May 5, 2015 // 62 Comments

Here’s a brief history lesson on divorce and revolution in the United States and France from Andrew Cherlin’s The Marriage-Go-Round: The State of Marriage and the [...]

Review: A History of The Wife

May 4, 2015 // 7 Comments

Marilyn Yalom’s A History of The Wife is the second book that I bought to gain a better understanding of the history of marriage and gender roles. There’s [...]

The Medieval Wife: Part One

April 6, 2015 // 5 Comments

Griselda, the Medieval ideal of the patient and obedient wife Here are my notes on marriage in the Middle Ages from Marilyn Yalom’s book  A History of the Wife: In the [...]
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