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February 4

1861: The Confederate States of America (CSA)  is formed. South Carolina, Mississippi, Florida, Alabama, Georgia, Louisiana, and Texas voted to create a government separate from that of the United States of America. 543 more words


Finding Meaning in the Flag: Birth of a Symbol

This post is the second in a series about the Confederate flag in history, memory, and culture. It offers one Fellow’s individual perspective as she investigates different sources and opinions. 1,433 more words

Bringing History To Life

The 155-Year Protest of the U.S. Government's Rejection of the Confederacy Versus the 2016 Protests of the President-Elect


I do not post on social media or speak out like this often, but I want to make a couple of points about some things that have been bothering me lately. 539 more words


Battle Flags of the Confederacy

While the holiday of Veterans Day on November 11 doesn’t really cover the veterans of the American Civil War, I thought that this postcard fit in with the mood of post-Election Day 2016. 2,537 more words


Mini Review: Free State of Jones

I was going to make this a full review… Then I realized that there was almost nothing to talk about with this movie and thought, “Why should I bother?”  312 more words

Tanner Reviews

Thanks for inspiring me, Donald Trump.

If there’s one thing I’ve learned from following Donald Trump across the Carolinas it’s that people appreciate someone who tells it like it is.

Yes, Trump has inspired me. 1,164 more words

Me Myself And Ty