That these two volumes raise such questions, and illustrate them with rich particulars , makes them highly valuable. I would not expect that the riddle of southern identity or identities, of culture or cultures, be solved-only that it be addressed more explicitly and consistently. Living Monuments: Confederate Soldiers’ Homes in the New South.
Attorneys for the city argue the amended legislation doesn’t apply to monuments erected before the law was altered, and thus has no bearing on two Confederate monuments dedicated in the early 1920s.
Lost Cause of the Confederacy. Supporters typically portray the Confederacy’s cause as noble and its leadership as exemplars of old-fashioned chivalry and honor, defeated by the Union armies through numerical and industrial force that overwhelmed the South’s superior military skill and courage.
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Hours later, Trump doubled down on his defense for Confederate statues. "The business community should figure out a way to talk to these guys and build relationships, because right now they look to.
Confederate monuments were erected to remember the Confederacy, but they were also used to intimidate black Americans in the 20th century. learn more about t.
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Given the history of the Confederacy and how it has been remembered, what is the proper role in our nation’s public life, if any, for Confederate symbols and monuments? What are the pros and cons of monuments like the Confederate Fountain in Helena being removed? Please join us for a panel discussion of these issues on Tuesday, October 3, at 7:00 p.m. in the Lower Campus
The Make It Right Project cultivates community in the shadow of. to bring down prominent Confederate monuments such as the Robert E. Lee.
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"The need to take down Confederate monuments has gained even greater urgency" under. This article was produced by Make It Right, a project of the. But communities across the country are currently embroiled in fights to.
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In the wake of the current controversy over Confederate monuments, the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) has created a timeline that has made its way around the worldwide web like wildfire. It purports to show that two spikes in the building of the monuments coincide with occurences.