Racist Listserv Post Splits Academia

Racist Listserv Post Splits Academia

Scholars and teachers of writing are on the front lines of demographic and other shifts in higher education. They face students with increasingly varied backgrounds and Englishes, and they’re tasked with preparing students to communicate across an increasing variety...
News From Around the South 4/1 to 4/8

News From Around the South 4/1 to 4/8

SOUTH CAROLINA: University Music Teacher Composes Work on Confederate Monuments My middle name is a Confederate monument. My great-grandfather was given the Kirkland middle name by his father, who was a confederate soldier who served, at some point, in the North...
Must Fix Crisis at Southern Border

Must Fix Crisis at Southern Border

Something must be done. A policy crisis has turned into a security crisis, and now a humanitarian crisis. In February, there were over 76,000 apprehensions at our southern border. This is nearly double the average monthly number (41,735) during the last five years....
Rediscovering CSA Truce Flag

Rediscovering CSA Truce Flag

PHILADELPHIA — In a second-floor gallery at the Fabric Workshop and Museum here on Saturday, a woman used a dish towel printed with an image of the Confederate battle flag to clean a layer of dust from a section of the Declaration of Independence inscribed on the...
News From Around the South 3/25 to 4/1

News From Around the South 3/25 to 4/1

TENNESSEE: SCV Units Commemorate Flag Day CROSSVILLE, Tenn. — The Sons of Confederate Veterans celebrated the fifth annual Confederate Flag Day March 2, which is in the SCV Standing Orders as March 4. Last year was a huge success. They strive to make it bigger...