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Tag Archives: Southern Heritage
Witnesses Say Confederate Flag Incited SB Shooting, WNDU (South Bend)
Group Takes a Shovel to Confederate General’s Grave, WREG (Memphis)
They don’t think General Forrest is being exhumed quickly enough.
They’d like MLK to appear next to Jefferson, Jackson, and Lee.
A North Carolinian expat filed the case.
Will give free concealed carry training to patriots.
Confederate Memorial Rally Draws 1,500, Times-News
Southerners rally for their flag.
He had just attended a rally to save a Confederate monument.
Chapter president says he’d be “elated” if the relief was erased.
Southerners Rally to Defend Their Heroes, Political Cesspool
James Edwards report on rally in Memphis.
Thousands Ride in Support of Confederate Flag at Marion County Complex, Ocala Star Banner
County commissioners had decided to remove the flag, but have now put it back up.
Obama calls it “a meaningful step towards a better future.”
Video: Morris Dees Praises Confederate Flag, Special to AR News
SPLC founder says it is as much part of his heritage as Martin Luther King.
Council Votes to Move Nathan Bedford Forrest’s Remains, Local Memphis
They may also sell his statue.
Woman on Nashville city council calls it “an offensive display of hatred.”
Wants the city to remove four Confederate monuments.
Not even private groups may decorate with Confederate flags.
NASCAR has asked fans not to wave them.
75 percent of white Southerners say it is a symbol of pride, not “racism.”
“The tenor of times has changed in America and in Birmingham.”
TV Land Pulls ‘Dukes of Hazzard’ Episodes Amid Confederate Flag Uproar, Hollywood Reporter
There will be no more reruns of the show.
“I’m gonna tell you one thing, I ain’t sitting down; this’ll just make me walk taller.”
The Confederate Flag Flies in Brazil, BBC World Service
Not everyone shuns Confederate heritage.
It took 20 years to raise the money for the monument, which was finished in 1915.
Finally, a movement conservative with a spine.
It Begins: Confederate Flag Rallies Draw Thousands from Across the South, Occidental Dissent
Southerners defend their symbols.
“Which African-American wants to have a picnic in the shadow of Nathan Bedford Forrest?”
National Park Service Pulls Confederate Flag Merchandise, Huffington Post
No more battle flags at Fort Sumter, Gettysburg, and Vicksburg.
Debate over Confederate Symbols Comes to St. Louis with Vandalism of Memorial in Forest Park, St. Louis Post-Dispatch
“Fuck the Confederacy. Black lives matter.”
Another step in the clampdown.
The War on White Heritage, AR Classic Article
15 years ago, Sam Francis saw it all coming.
Jefferson Davis Statue on Monument Avenue Vandalized, Richmond Times-Dispatch
Monument was dedicated in 1907 before a crowd of 100,000.
Congressmen introducing a resolution to encourage retailers to stop selling the flag.
Says “symbols should reflect who we really are as a people.”
The battle flag may not even appear within the game.
Third national flag removed from State Capitol grounds.
Republicans lead the charge against Southern heritage.
Students want Jefferson Davis, Robert E. Lee, and Albert Sidney Johnston kicked off campus.
Confederate Flag Sales Soar as Retailers Pull Stock, New York Times
Amazon will remove 29,000 listings of Confederate-themed products.
Governor says it will make the state more “open and welcoming.”
Vandals spray paint “Black Lives Matter” on historic monument.
He says the flag belongs “in a museum.”
Republicans cave in on the battle flag.
They are members of the League of the South.
A 5-4 defeat for free speech.
NAACP wants “firm and significant action” against student who posed with Southern flag.
Monument will be evaluated “with the benefit of a longer view of history.”
Texas refuses to offer license plates that honor Confederate heritage.
Make the Confederacy’s Defeat a National Holiday, New Republic
“New Birth of Freedom Day” would have fireworks.