Skin In The Game

Skin In The Game

In describing the GOP tax cuts, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi said that they and bonuses American workers were getting were “crumbs.” They were “tax cuts for the rich.” Some argued that the tax cuts would reduce revenues. Pelosi predicted,...
News From Around the South 10/29 to 11/5

News From Around the South 10/29 to 11/5

FLORIDA: Voters to Decide if Confederate Flag Flies DEFUNIAK SPRINGS, Fla. – There is controversy at the pole but, this time, quite literally. On this upcoming ballot, Walton County residents will be asked about flying a certain flag. On Tuesday it will be up to...
Civil War Detectives

Civil War Detectives

COLUMBUS, Miss. — Gary Lancaster leaned over the computer set out in Friendship Cemetery among clusters of land surveying equipment the afternoon of Oct. 12. On the screen in front of him was a rough underground map of the grave sites of about 1,000 soldiers who died...
Is This Worse Than 1968?

Is This Worse Than 1968?

Saturday, in Pittsburgh, a Sabbath celebration at the Tree of Life synagogue became the site of the largest mass murder of Jews in U.S. history. Eleven worshippers were killed by a racist gunman. Friday, we learned the identity of the crazed criminal who mailed pipe...
News From Around the South 10/22 to 10/29

News From Around the South 10/22 to 10/29

MISSISSIPPI: Living Civil War History Program Showed History of African-American Union Fighters NATCHEZ, Miss. — The Black and Blue Civil War Living History returned Saturday to share the history of African-American Union fighters. The Friends of the Forks of Roads...