Democrat Dilemma — Base Disconnected From Front-Runner - What could better illustrate the floundering chaos of the Democratic Party than a new national poll showing Joe Biden as the clear front-runner? The party’s got nothing else besides this fumbling faux pas factory. You know the base doesn’t want Biden, yet he’s leading the party’s polls. Sen. Kamala Harris decided to challenge Biden in […] ↓ Read the rest of this entry...
Seven Best Southern Restaurants Outside the South -   From Memphis and Kansas City-style barbecue to the Lowcountry fare of South Carolina and Georgia to the Cajun and Creole of Louisiana, the Southern states offer some of the most amazing, unbelievably delicious cuisine this country serves up. If you’re unable to hop on a plane whenever you have a craving for hot links, […] ↓ Read the rest of this entry...
Debate Deepens Over Fate of Statue - Amid a controversy about moving a statue of Confederate Gen. Edmund Kirby Smith to Lake County, a Democratic lawmaker has urged Gov. Ron DeSantis to place the statue at the Olustee Civil War battlefield in rural North Florida. State Rep. Geraldine Thompson, D-Windermere, sent a letter this week to DeSantis that noted her participation in […] ↓ Read the rest of this entry...
When, If Ever, Can We Lay This Burden Down? - Friday, President Donald Trump met in New Jersey with his national security advisers and envoy Zalmay Khalilzad, who is negotiating with the Taliban to bring about peace, and a U.S. withdrawal from America’s longest war. U.S. troops have been fighting in Afghanistan since 2001, in a war that has cost 2,400 American lives. Following the […] ↓ Read the rest of this entry...
News From Around the South 8/12 to 8/19 - GEORGIA: State Democrats Embrace Slavery Reparations Proposal ATLANTA — Two of the top Democrats seeking Georgia’s U.S. Senate seat in 2020 are embracing a proposal to examine reparations for the descendants of slaves, a concept senior members of the party shied away from in previous elections. Former Columbus Mayor Teresa Tomlinson and Clarkston Mayor Ted […] ↓ Read the rest of this entry...