Alabama Holds to Heritage

Alabama Holds to Heritage

New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu delivered a powerful speech last month justifying his city’s removal of Confederate statues from public spaces. “These statues are not just stone and metal. They are not just innocent remembrances of a benign...
Thinking About Incitement

Thinking About Incitement

“He was hunting us.” Those were the words of Republican Congressman Mike Bishop describing the depraved gun assault on members of Congress while they were innocently fielding ground balls and practicing base hits on a suburban Virginia field. The politics...
What’s Wrong With Appalachia?

What’s Wrong With Appalachia?

What’s the matter with Appalachia? Many liberal elites think they know the answer. Since Trump’s campaign first took off, the economically devastated mountain range has become a symbol of all that is wrong with red-state America — a place replete with guns, bigotry,...
News From Around the South 6/5 to 6/12

News From Around the South 6/5 to 6/12

FLORIDA: Telling the Whole Story Could End Monument Debate Although Hillsborough County Commissioner Victor Crist has been a politician serving in elective office for more than 24 consecutive years, he also has something of a creative side. As the president of an...
News From Around the South 5/29 to 6/5

News From Around the South 5/29 to 6/5

GEORGIA: Representative Who Make Klan Remark Named to Civics Committee ATLANTA — Georgia state representative who said the Ku Klux Klan “made a lot of people straighten up” and tried to force the state to formally recognize Robert E. Lee’s birthday and...