About rhett

Rhett Barber is President, Artist and Programmer at Dixie Outfitters. A country boy who has been working and building the finest line of Southern Heritage Apparel the world has ever seen. Long live Dixie!

Slave Trade Was ‘Number One Financial Activity’

Slave trade was Rhode Island's 'number one financial activity'   Exhibit opens tonight with reception at the Jamestown library By Jeff McDonough   Few people living today in Rhode Island realize that the slave trade was once a vital component of the Ocean State's economy.   "The numbers are astonishing," says Ray Rickman, project director [...]

Slave Trade Was ‘Number One Financial Activity’ 2018-04-22T16:50:04+00:00

Unbalanced Representation In Washington DC

I hope that everyone got uncle sammy paid for the pleasure of working yesterday. Let us not forget the main reason for our ancestors decision to join in..... Taxes, taxes, taxes... Not to mention unbalanced representation in Washington DC. A no-win situation with their backs against the wall.   Mike McMurry - Facebook Post April [...]

Unbalanced Representation In Washington DC 2018-04-19T19:17:13+00:00

KKK Flag

True or false? The Confederate Battle Flag is the “KKK flag” FALSE. Old Glory is the official flag of the KKK. #NotABattleFlagInSight #MoreLiberalLies   Source: The Virginia Flaggers, Facebook Page April 16, 2018

KKK Flag 2018-04-19T19:10:52+00:00

Proposed Resolution Condemns Confederate Flags

Proposed resolution condemns Confederate flags   By Courteney Stuart April 11, 2018   CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) -- A local man is asking the Charlottesville City Council and the Albemarle Board of Supervisors to publicly condemn displays of the Confederate flag.   The proposed resolution, written by University of Virginia professor Frank Dukes, has support [...]

Proposed Resolution Condemns Confederate Flags 2018-04-13T13:55:21+00:00

School Board Votes To Keep Confederate School Names

Hanover School Board votes to keep Confederate school names   By JUSTIN MATTINGLY Richmond Times-Dispatch Apr 10, 2018   No school name changes are coming in Hanover County.   The Hanover School Board voted 5-2 on Tuesday night to keep the names and mascots of Lee-Davis High School (Confederates) and Stonewall Jackson Middle School (Rebels) [...]

School Board Votes To Keep Confederate School Names 2018-04-13T13:49:42+00:00

Dixie Heritage News – 4/13/2018

Dixie Heritage News - Fri, Apr 13, 2018   The week in review   Heon "Hank" Jong Yoo, a 24-year-old Texan, has been arrested on a federal warrant by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF). Yoo was arrested on "suspicion of making false statements" while purchasing a firearm.   He was booked [...]

Dixie Heritage News – 4/13/2018 2018-04-13T13:34:36+00:00