Saturday, July 15, 2017

Richard B. Russell

Reconsidering Richard B. Russell by Brion McClanahan

There was a time both before and after the War when the South dominated the United States Congress. In the antebellum period, James Madison, John C. Calhoun, John Randolph of Roanoke, and Henry Clay placed their mark on congressional debates, and several… »

Friday, July 14, 2017

Two Books on Nathan Bedford Forrest

Bust Hell Wide Open by James Rutledge Roesch

A review of Bust Hell Wide Open: the Life of Nathan Bedford Forrest by Samuel W. Mitcham, Jr., Regnery History, 2016. Writing a biography about Nathan Bedford Forrest – a man recognized by no less… »

A Rebel Born by Clyde Wilson

Foreword for A Rebel Born: A Defense of Nathan Bedford Forrest, Confederate General, American Legend, by Lochlainn Seabrook, Sea Raven Press, 2010. There is a story that a year or two after the great American… »

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Yankee Reconstructionist Revisionism

Carpetbagging Southern History by Gail Jarvis

A common technique of Liberal ideologues is to change the meanings of words to suit their agendas. So “illegal aliens” become “undocumented immigrants” and “adolescent criminals” become “justice-involved youths.” We’re witnessing a version of this… »

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Felt train sick on the way home; definitely some gas in the GI system. Not sure what the cause of it was, though I had just eaten two cookies. The cookies? Or something in the cookies? Not a pleasant ride.

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Sunday, July 09, 2017