News From Around the South 2/25 to 3/4

News From Around the South 2/25 to 3/4

SOUTH CAROLINA: Black Mother Successfully Sues Neo-Confederate Organization The S.C. Secessionist Party has lost its cause. A circuit judge on Thursday effectively ended the organization by approving a settlement involving the party and a North Charleston mother who...
Civil War Produced Only Female CMOH

Civil War Produced Only Female CMOH

Mary Edwards Walker was no stranger to sneaking across enemy lines. When she wasn’t acting as a surgeon to tend to the Union wounded, she would sometimes enter Confederate territory — with armed escort and two pistols in her saddlebags — to deliver supplies to their...
2020 Prediction: Wild and Wooly

2020 Prediction: Wild and Wooly

The 2020 presidential race is off and running. As the sitting president, Donald Trump is almost certain to win the Republican nomination. Historically, this would mean that Trump would ignore the Democratic primary while building on his status as president. But we all...
News From Around the South 2/18 to 2/25

News From Around the South 2/18 to 2/25

ALABAMA: Judge Throws Out Law Protecting Confederate Monuments For more than a century, a 52-foot obelisk has stood in the center of Birmingham, Ala., a monument to Confederate soldiers and sailors who fought in the Civil War. In 2017, amid a national reckoning on...