Confederate Flag Losing Prominence

Confederate Flag Losing Prominence

Long a symbol of pride to some and hatred to others, the Confederate battle flag is losing its place of official prominence 155 years after rebellious Southern states lost a war to perpetuate slavery. Mississippi’s Republican governor on Tuesday signed...
Now It’s Woodrow Wilson’s Turn

Now It’s Woodrow Wilson’s Turn

Now that statues of Presidents Washington, Jefferson, Jackson, Lincoln, Grant and Theodore Roosevelt have been desecrated, vandalized, toppled and smashed, it appears Woodrow Wilson’s time has come. The cultural revolution has come to the Ivy League. Though...
News From Around the South 6/22 to 6/29

News From Around the South 6/22 to 6/29

MISSISSIPPI: Lawmakers Surrender Confederate Symbol From State Flag JACKSON, Miss. — Mississippi will retire the last state flag in the U.S. with the Confederate battle emblem, more than a century after white supremacist legislators adopted the design a generation...
Unfriendly Fashion

Unfriendly Fashion

Washington — Now the mob is planning to tear down the statue of Theodore Roosevelt, who, may I add, was one of the original progressives. Take a look in an American history book, if you can find one. The mayor of the fated city of New York, Bill de Blasio, has already...
Confederates in the Blood

Confederates in the Blood

The great Atlanta newspaperman Ralph McGill, writing in the tumultuous 1950s and 1960s, used to say “there are many Souths,” and in my family, I might say, there are many Southerners, none of them quite the same. They are a baffling and occasionally shameful array of...