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Virginia 2015: Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania NMP

Day 8: Sunday, October 11, 2015

On this land, within a radius of only 17 miles, over 100,000 men were casualties of Civil War fighting between 1862 and 1864.  771 more words

Georgia Lawmaker Defends Confederacy KKK, Claims Hate Group Made “People Straighten Up”

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State Rep. Tommy Benton has come out in favor of two bills that will formally uphold holidays celebrating Confederate members and permanently protect the carvings of Confederate President… 704 more words

National

Midnight Bolt to Memphis

Sitting in the lobby with Will Drake and Vaughtreaux waiting on The General.

Bad moon rising. Fear stalks the campaign like a rabid mongoose.

Radio silence from Little Rock. 204 more words

Happy Birthday, Stonewall Jackson

Today is Stonewall Jackson’s birthday—his 192nd. If he were here to witness all this Lee-Jackson hoopla, no doubt he’d say, “Wow, I’m really old.”

We’ve had quite the Lee-Jackson Lovefest this week here at ECW. 106 more words

Emerging Civil War

Some Thoughts on Lee-Jackson Day

The weather could not have been more beautiful in Lexington, Virginia, on Saturday morning as hundreds of Confederate devotees gathered for the annual Lee-Jackson Day commemoration. 34 more words

Some Thoughts on Lee-Jackson Day

The weather could not have been more beautiful in Lexington, Virginia, on Saturday morning as hundreds of Confederate devotees gathered for the annual Lee-Jackson Day commemoration. 1,689 more words

Memory

1960 Song Rank #212:That’s Why I’m Walking, Stonewall Jackson

#212: That’s Why I’m Walking, Stonewall Jackson

Rating: 7.6

Standard overall quality but uses a strong paradox: The same memory of a love gone that helps him function, i.e. 89 more words

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