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CONFEDERATE FLAG LEADS TO HIGH SCHOOL LOCKDOWN, STUDENT SUSPENSIONS AP Photo/Dave Martin by AWR HAWKINS28 Sep 2015Polk County, GA219 On the morning of September 23, a white 10th grader was confronted by two black students after entering Rockmart High School with a Confederate flag attached to his backpack. The confrontation escalated from words to pushing [...]

New Southern Flag Proposed – Yeah, We Think They’re Crazy Too

New Southern Flag Proposed - Yeah, We Think They're Crazy Too - Dixie Outfitters   By John Hammontree | on September 29, 2015 at 10:36 AM, updated September 29, 2015 at 10:37 AM Southern pride. In the heated debate surrounding the Confederate Flag, the defense offered by many has been that the symbol isn’t [...]

New “Southern Flag” Proposed by Radio Program Studio 360

Southern pride. In the heated debate surrounding the Confederate Flag, the defense offered by many has been that the symbol isn't representative of a culture built on slavery and racism but is, instead, a banner representing that Southerners are simply proud of their home, their people and their culture. "What other symbol immediately lets the [...]

H.K. Edgerton will be Grand Parade Marshal at Andersonville Historic Fair

Cynthia StormCaller P.O.Box 6 Andersonville, Georgia 31711 229-924-2558   The Andersonville Guild, sponsor of the Andersonville Historic Fair, is proud to announce that H.K. Edgerton will be the grand parade marshal for this year’s event on October 3 and 4, 2015. H. K. Edgerton is an Asheville, North Carolina ex-NAACP president that is an activist [...]

GA SCV Specialty Plates Reinstated

From: 'Patricia S. Godwin' [FlagFight] <> Date: Wed, Sep 30, 2015 at 8:23 AM Subject: Re: [FlagFight] Ga SCV Plates To: After this hard fought fight, EVERY GEORGIA DIV SCV member should have an  SCV tag on at least one of his vehicles!  I have said this in Ala for years!  We did [...]

The Confederate monument known as “Old Joe” – Speech by Chairman Tubbs

Michael Hill posted in League of the South. Michael Hill September 24 at 4:52pm Below is a copy of a speech prepared by Florida LS State Chairman Michael Tubbs to be delivered to the Alachua County Board of Commissioners. The speech is in regards to the proposed [and now, sadly, approved] removal of the monument [...]

Dispelling the Myths

History books, the media, the school systems, etc abound in falsehoods and inaccuracies of Confederate and Southern history. This fact sheet will help to clarify and dispell some of these rampant inaccuracies. MYTH  -   The War of 1861 - 1865 was fought over slavery. FACT  -   Terribly untrue. The North fought the war [...]

No serious historian argues that Forrest organized the Ku Klux Klan

Nathan Bedford Forrest founded the Ku Klux Klan! Forrest was the Grand Wizard of the KKK! Whenever a controversy concerning Confederate cavalry general Nathan Bedford Forrest arises these statements are sure to appear in print, in electronic media, and on broadcast news.[1] These statements have been repeated so often that they have been accorded the [...]

Alachua County will give ‘Old Joe’ Confederate statue to museum

County will give 'Old Joe' Confederate statue to museum   In this July 9 file photo, Jeanne Galligan, right, argues with a man who did not want to give his name about the removal of a Confederate statue outside the Alachua County Administration building in Gainesville. Matt Stamey/Gainesville Sun By April Warren Staff writer After [...]

Hastings MI: School asks students not to display Confederate flag

School asks students not to display Confederate flag Associated Press8:22 a.m. EDT September 23, 2015 Hastings school district asks students not to have symbol on their vehicles or clothing during school hours. (Photo: daboost, Getty Images, iStockphoto) 663CONNECT 23TWEETLINKEDIN 79COMMENTEMAILMORE HASTINGS, Mich. — A school district in western Michigan has asked students not to display [...]