Category Archives: History

SCLC Agitates Against Confederate Monuments and Holidays

For those who don’t know their history, the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC) was Martin Luther King, Jr.’s “civil rights” organization. It grew out of the Montgomery Bus Boycott which launched the “Civil Rights Movement”: “Valdosta, GA – Across the … Continue reading

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The History of “Racism”

Alabama According to the Oxford English Dictionary, the term “racism” first appeared in English in the United States in 1936 in a fascist pamphlet by Lawrence Dennis called The Coming American Fascism: The Crisis of Capitalism. It is pretty clear … Continue reading

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Missouri Confederate Memorial Day

Missouri The Southern cause lives on in the great State of Missouri: Note: At some point in the future, I would like to use the Missouri Battle Flag at a demonstration, probably in Southeast Missouri.

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Appalachia’s Impoverishment

Appalachia Over the years, I have tried to explain this to various White Nationalists on the internet who know very little about Southern history, and who are under the misguided impression that Southern cotton plantations – hundreds of miles away … Continue reading

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Colonial Appalachia

Appalachia The first chapter of John Alexander Williams’ Appalachia: A History is an account of the settlement of Appalachia by the first White settlers, the Germans and English, who were soon followed into the Great Valley from Pennsylvania by the … Continue reading

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Confederate Appalachia

Virginia Here’s an excerpt from John Alexander Williams’ book, Appalachia: A History: “It was also a fact, however, that the mountain region had plenty of secessionists. Thomas Clingman and William Waightstill Avery, Democratic rivals of Vance for leadership in western … Continue reading

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Defining Appalachia

Appalachia Here’s the map of Appalachia which can be found in John Alexander Williams’ book, Appalachia: A History: Note: The orange counties are the Appalachian “core,” which are commonly included in almost all definitions of Appalachia, and the yellow counties … Continue reading

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Appalachia Project

Alabama We’ve already learned a lot here about the cultural origins of the Lower South in the “Golden Circle” plantation complex which was centered on the Caribbean. Here’s what arrived in the mail this morning:

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Kentucky Unionism

Kentucky I’m currently reading Kent Dollar, Larry Whiteaker, W. Calvin Dickinson’s book, Sister States, Enemy States: The Civil War in Kentucky and Tennessee. The book explores why Kentucky, officially, chose to remain in the Union while Tennessee, officially, seceded and joined the Confederacy. … Continue reading

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Rainbow Confederates: Kentucky Racial Attitudes

Kentucky Here’s an except from the chapter “Kentucky Unionism” in Kent T. Dollar, Larry H. Whiteaker and W. Calvin Dickinson’s book, Sister States, Enemy States: The Civil War in Kentucky and Tennessee: “Although the average mid-century Kentuckian may have been … Continue reading

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