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Post War Davis

The post-war Jefferson Davis: The famous trial that never was By Bill Ward When the War Between the States ended, the victorious Northerners viewed Jefferson Davis, as the former President of the Confederate States of America, much differently than others who had served the Confederacy. For example, when Robert E. Lee surrendered to U.S. Grant [...]

Post War Davis2017-03-25T00:23:21+00:00

South’s View

A Southern View of History The War for Southern Independence -The Other Side of the Coin http://www.scv674.org/SH-Table.htm

South’s View2015-04-04T20:36:20+00:00

Lincoln War On Civilians

     Lincoln War On Civilians     One hundred thirty-six years after General Robert E. Lee surrendered at Appomattox, Americans are still fascinated with the War for Southern Independence.  The larger bookstores devote an inordinate amount of shelf space to books about the events and personalities of the war; Ken Burns’s "Civil War" television series and [...]

Lincoln War On Civilians2017-03-25T00:36:31+00:00

Hidden History

History Swept Under The Rug: Only Western Civilization Put An End To Slavery By Thomas Sowell A haunting picture of a thin and forlorn-looking African girl has this caption under it: "A 12-year-old girl, given up as a slave to atone for a crime by a member of her family, stands at the beck and [...]

Hidden History2017-03-25T00:29:20+00:00

Surprising Facts

Some Surprising Facts About The Confederacy Michael T. Griffith 2006 @All Rights Reserved In recent years it has become increasingly fashionable in some circles, especially on college campuses and in the media, to demonize anything and everything related to the Confederate States of America (CSA). Some critics have gone so far as to compare the [...]

Surprising Facts2017-03-25T00:29:36+00:00

Four Claims

A LOOK AT FOUR CLAIMS ABOUT THE WAR BETWEEN THE STATES By: Michael T. Griffith Recently some members of the Sons of Confederate Veterans drafted a statement to be placed on a proposed monument at a Confederate grave site in a Texas cemetery. The statement contains four claims regarding the Confederacy, the Union, and the [...]

Four Claims2017-03-25T00:29:45+00:00

Lincoln Mythology

Lincoln Mythology is Born Commentary by Steve Scroggins March 4th, 2011 marks the 150th Anniversary of Abraham Lincoln’s inauguration as President of the United States. Lincoln idolators and court ‘historians’ are certain to gush forth with fluff and flowery prose about how Lincoln “saved the Union” and “freed the slaves” when history shows that he [...]

Lincoln Mythology2017-03-25T00:47:02+00:00

Chapter 6

A REBEL'S RECOLLECTIONS. CHAPTER VI. LEE, JACKSON, AND SOME LESSER WORTHIES.  THE story goes that when Napoleon thanked a private one day for some small service, giving him the complimentary title of "captain," the soldier replied with the question, "In what regiment, sire?" confident that this kind of recognition from the Little Corporal meant nothing [...]

Chapter 62017-03-25T00:29:17+00:00

The South Clear

The South Was Not Responsible For Slavery Neither the introduction of slaves into America nor their continued Importation can be Charged to the South. By Arthur H. Jennings, Chairman, Gray Book Com. Undoubtedly, England, Spain, Dutch (and Portugal, see "The Slave Trade, by Hugh Thomas, ISBN 0-684-81063-8, Pub. By Simon & Schuster) were primarily and [...]

The South Clear2017-03-25T00:29:24+00:00

Legal Slavery

Legalized Slavery SOURCE: University Press, NY, 1940, p. 378 "In 1650 there were only 300 negroes in Virginia, about one percent of the population. They weren't slaves any more than the approximately 4,000 white indentured servants working out their loans for passage money to Virginia, and who were granted 50 acres each when freed from [...]

Legal Slavery2017-03-25T00:29:38+00:00