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Dixie Heritage News – 6/15/2018

Dixie Heritage News - Friday, June 15, 2018   CONFEDERATE CANDIDATE WINS SENATE PRIMARY   While national Republicans are likely to distance themselves from Corey Stewart - the GOP nominee in Virginia's Senate race who has embraced Confederate symbols, President Trump congratulated Stewart on his win with the following Wednesday morning TWEET:   "Congratulations to [...]

Dixie Heritage News – 6/15/2018 2018-06-15T17:05:37+00:00

Dixie Heritage News – 6/8/2018

Dixie Heritage News - Friday, June 8, 2018   Another Brick in the Wall   A report, released Monday by the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC), shows that 110 Confederate monuments have been removed nationwide since 2015 when a shooting at a black church in South Carolina. Shortly after the alleged shooting by Dylann Roof, [...]

Dixie Heritage News – 6/8/2018 2018-06-08T14:31:56+00:00

War Crimes Against Southern Civilians

War Crimes Against Southern Civilians   By Stephen Hendrick June 5, 2018   A Review of War Crimes Against Southern Civilians by Walter Brian Cisco (Pelican, 2007).   Walter Brian Cisco is lifelong scholar of American Civil War history, a professional writer, and researcher with many respected publications on the subject including States Rights Gist: [...]

War Crimes Against Southern Civilians 2018-06-05T17:22:56+00:00

Dixie Heritage News – 6/1/2018

Dixie Heritage News - Friday, Jun 1, 2018   Remembering Georgia's Veterans   DEADLINE EXTENDED   The Commission studying what to do with Richmond, Virginia's prominent Confederate monuments has been given another month to complete its report.   The Commission convened last year by Mayor Levar Stoney has been holding work sessions to weigh the [...]

Dixie Heritage News – 6/1/2018 2018-06-01T17:21:32+00:00

Dixie Heritage News – 5/25/2018

Dixie Heritage News - Friday, May 25, 2018   THE ART OF THE DEAL Not satisfied with the desecration of the Lee Chapel, prohibiting Confederate Memorial Services on the grounds, and caving in to every single demand of the 6 law students several years ago, the new President of Washington and Lee University in Lexington [...]

Dixie Heritage News – 5/25/2018 2018-05-25T14:02:21+00:00

Flag Display During Graduation Being Reviewed

Confederate flag display during Viera High graduation being reviewed by school officials   J.D. Gallop, FLORIDA TODAY May 22, 2018   Confederate flag is a controversial symbol of slavery and a bow to heritage to others.   Brevard County Public School officials say a group of attendees at Viera High School's graduation ceremony Saturday raised [...]

Flag Display During Graduation Being Reviewed 2018-05-23T20:58:57+00:00

HK Edgerton ‘Calls Out’ Fort Myers NAACP President Over Robert E. Lee Bust

HK Edgerton 'Calls Out" Fort Myers NAACP President Over Robert E. Lee Bust   Press Release - May 21, 2018   For Immediate Release Media Contact: David McCallister 813-778-1202 Email: floridasshe@gmail.com   Fort Myers - "A Liar". At tonigh's City Council Meeting HK Edgerton, himself a past president of a NAACP Branch, called James Muwakkil [...]

HK Edgerton ‘Calls Out’ Fort Myers NAACP President Over Robert E. Lee Bust 2018-05-22T13:21:39+00:00

Defending Flying Confederate Flag At Business

Maine man defends flying Confederate flag at business May 15, 2018 NEW GLOUCESTER, Maine — A Maine man is defending his right to fly the Confederate flag.   Charles Verrill, of New Gloucester is facing backlash on social media for flying the flag at his business on Route 100.   Some people on Facebook have [...]

Defending Flying Confederate Flag At Business 2018-05-22T13:18:54+00:00

Dixie Heritage News – 5/18/2018

Dixie Heritage News - Friday, May 18, 2018   CONNECTING THE DOTS   A judge has ruled the removal of three Confederate statues from public parks in Memphis, Tennessee, is legal.   Chancellor Ellen Hobbs Lyle in Nashville ruled Wednesday that the relocation of statues of Gen. Nathan Bedford Forrest, Confederate President Jefferson Davis and [...]

Dixie Heritage News – 5/18/2018 2018-05-18T17:16:27+00:00