Civil War Time Capsule Unearthed - NEW ORLEANS: While many uncovered time capsules remind people of a bygone era, one found underneath a Confederate statue in New Orleans revisits a time some may want to forget. Curators at the Louisiana State Museum on Friday unveiled the contents of a copper box found underneath the base of the statue of Confederate General […] ↓ Read the rest of this entry...
Kavanaugh’s Kangaroo Court - The erupting accusation of “attempted rape” against Judge Brett Kavanaugh when he was 17 show just how shameless the Democrats and the “Facts First” media have become. They are promoting accusation when the accuser can’t remember when or where it happened. That is enough to stop a Supreme Court nomination? The media/Democrat message is that […] ↓ Read the rest of this entry...
How Grant’s Anti-Semitism Changed America - On Dec. 17, 1862, as the Civil War entered its second winter, Gen. Ulysses S. Grant issued the most notorious anti-Jewish official order in American history: “The Jews, as a class violating every regulation of trade established by the Treasury Department and also department orders, are hereby expelled from the department within twenty-four hours from […] ↓ Read the rest of this entry...
You Don’t Have to be a Bigot to Be a Racist Anymore - WASHINGTON — What is a racist? There was a time when the answer to that question was pretty clear-cut. A racist was someone who joined a group like the Ku Klux Klan, spewed racial slurs, or supported segregation. A racist was someone who thought that people of other races were inherently inferior. In the last […] ↓ Read the rest of this entry...
News From Around the South 9/10 to 9/17 - ARKANSAS — Residents Seek to Preserve Civil War Battlefield FORT SMITH, Ark. — A group of local residents is looking to preserve a Civil War battlefield in Sebastian County. Mark Christ, community outreach director for the Arkansas Historic Preservation Program, recently spoke to members of a grass-roots group interested in preserving the Devil’s Backbone Battlefield […] ↓ Read the rest of this entry...