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Dixie Heritage News – 1/25/2019

For over 100 years the Virginia State Senate has had a little tradition, where they honor Stonewall Jackson and Robert E. Lee at the close of a Senate session sometime near the birthdays of two men. For years, on or around the birthdays of these two great Confederates, a member of the Virginia Senate would [...]

Dixie Heritage News – 1/25/20192019-01-25T17:48:58+00:00

Dixie Heritage News – 1/18/2019

Dixie Heritage News - Friday, January 18, 2019   LEE-JACKSON HOLIDAY ISSUE   LAST WEEK FRIDAY   As we predicted, Texas Governor Greg Abbott pushed the six-member State Preservation Board that oversees the Texas Capitol grounds to remove the Confederate plaque from inside the Texas Capitol building.   It was within the Governor's power to [...]

Dixie Heritage News – 1/18/20192019-01-18T16:07:34+00:00

North Carolina SCV Issues Statement On UNC’s Desecration Of Silent Sam Veterans Monument

North Carolina SCV issues Statement on UNC’s Desecration of Silent Sam Veterans Monument   January 15, 2019   Statement of the Sons of Confederate Veterans on Chancellor Folt’s Order to Remove what Remains of The Boy Soldier “Silent Sam” Memorial.   The North Carolina Division, Sons of Confederate Veterans is disgusted by the extent to [...]

North Carolina SCV Issues Statement On UNC’s Desecration Of Silent Sam Veterans Monument2019-01-16T01:34:37+00:00

Removal Of Forrest Statue Monumental Art Heist

Removal of Nathan Bedford Forrest statue was monumental art heist   Ed Hooper Guest columnist Jan. 7, 2018   The Tennessee Legislature convenes Tuesday, and the hot ticket will be the debate over Memphis’ obvious defiance of the Tennessee Heritage Protection Act and status of the Nathan B. Forrest statue.   Mayor Jim Strickland and [...]

Removal Of Forrest Statue Monumental Art Heist2019-01-15T21:57:50+00:00

The Real Agenda Against All Things Confederate

The War That Wasn't: The Real Agenda Against All Things Confederate   January 14, 2019   The illustration on the left is an artist's concept of a Union soldier. I have to admit, I'm quite perplexed by it. Why? I shall tell you why.   First he has a rifle. Second he has a uniform, [...]

The Real Agenda Against All Things Confederate2019-01-15T16:33:32+00:00

SCV Responds To Taxpayer Funded Smithsonian Slander

SCV Responds to Taxpayer Funded Smithsonian Slander   Compatriots,   The anti-South cultural bigots are at it again! This time they are using our tax dollars to fund their neo-Marxist propaganda. The Smithsonian Magazine in a 6,500-word article entitled ‘The Costs of the Confederacy,’ slandered our ancestors and heritage. The article began by stating “American [...]

SCV Responds To Taxpayer Funded Smithsonian Slander2019-01-12T16:37:26+00:00

Dixie Heritage News – 1/11/2019

Dixie Heritage News - Friday, January 11, 2019   Just Build The Wall Already   DAUGHTERS RESPOND TO ULTIMATUM   Last week we reported that the City of Winston-Salem, North Carolina had given the United Daughters of the Confederacy an eviction notice for their downtown Confederate monument. The Daughters have responded:   "The North Carolina [...]

Dixie Heritage News – 1/11/20192019-01-11T17:59:56+00:00

Dixie Heritage News – 12/28/2018

Dixie Heritage News - Friday, December 28, 2018   YEAR END ISSUE   FOLLOW UP TO LAST WEEK   The Lynchburg Museum is now seeking public comment before deciding whether or not it will fulfill its promise to display the Lynchburg Home Guard's battle flag.   Reeneactors and heritage groups had given $12,000 for the [...]

Dixie Heritage News – 12/28/20182018-12-28T16:59:33+00:00

The Immorality Of Destroying Confederate Statues

Civil War Chat   By: Phil Leigh   The Immorality of Destroying Confederate Statues   (December 23, 2018) The destruction of Confederate statues and prohibitions on the display of her symbols is a type of censorship. Like all censors the perpetrators argue that they are abolishing an immorality. But the true target of censorship is [...]

The Immorality Of Destroying Confederate Statues2018-12-25T22:39:26+00:00

Dixie Heritage News – 12/14/2018

Dixie Heritage News - Friday, December 14, 2018   We're gonna have to step it up a few notches.   Before the election we reported that high-profile politicians were supporting a new Confederate-themed license plate for Texas. That was BEFORE the election.   The Texas Department of Motor Vehicles Board has now rejected the plate [...]

Dixie Heritage News – 12/14/20182018-12-14T20:50:16+00:00