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May 5, 1864

On this day in the Civil War, the Confederate army under General Robert E. Lee clashes with the Union Army of the Potomac under General Ulysses S. 66 more words

Civil War Battlefields

Kentucky Confederate Monument To Be Removed After More Than A Century

An obelisk-style monument honoring Kentuckians who died in the Confederacy during the Civil War will be removed from a spot near the University of Louisville campus, the… 342 more words

National

"Celebrating" Confederate Heritage Month

Seven states have designated April, the month when the Civil War both began and ended, as Confederate Heritage Month. The official proclamation, signed by the governor of my own adopted home of Mississippi says, “it is important for all Americans to reflect on our nation’s past…and earnestly strive to understand and appreciate our heritage and our opportunities which lie before us.” Harmless, right? 4,068 more words

Race

Kentucky Confederate Monument To Be Removed After More Than A Century

An obelisk-style monument honoring Kentuckians who died in the Confederacy during the Civil War will be removed from a spot near the University of Louisville campus, the… 342 more words

Noble Heroes Would Turn in Their Graves

On May 2, 1863, during the Battle of Chancellorsville, General Robert E. Lee divided his army and sent Stonewall Jackson’s entire corps on a flanking march that routed the Union XI Corps.  526 more words

Kentucky Confederate Monument To Be Removed After More Than A Century

An obelisk-style monument honoring Kentuckians who died in the Confederacy during the Civil War will be removed from a spot near the University of Louisville campus, the… 342 more words

National

Kentucky Confederate Monument To Be Removed After More Than A Century

An obelisk-style monument honoring Kentuckians who died in the Confederacy during the Civil War will be removed from a spot near the University of Louisville campus, the… 342 more words

National