Tag Archives: Confederacy

Sorry, it appears we’re fresh out of adults

Remember how — for about five minutes after he became Donald Trump’s chief of staff — people were talking about John Kelly being the adult in the room who would… Read more »

The Confederacy lost…and you’re defending a history which never existed

Not sure if anyone has brought this up, but Confederate currency literally had images of slaves on them. pic.twitter.com/zzP7KPy7ZM — Clint Smith (@ClintSmithIII) September 2, 2017 An open letter to… Read more »

What happens when Adolf Hitler and Rudolf Hess are doing Bundesliga soccer matches?

ESPN pulls announcer from Virginia football coverage for having same name as Confederate general: https://t.co/dJwufMxjnl pic.twitter.com/rxncOsYvfE — The Hill (@thehill) August 23, 2017 By trying to avoid an embarrassing ordeal,… Read more »

Charlottesville: You’re wondering how we arrived at this point??

I was celebrating my brother’s college graduation on Saturday night when I saw the news on my phone: Torch-wielding white supremacists were gathered at Robert E. Lee Park in Charlottesville,… Read more »

“Fair and Balanced?” “Most Watched, Most Trusted?” How about something grounded in reality??

Fox News is “Fair and Balanced” no more. In the latest sign of change at the cable news network, the “Fair and Balanced” motto that has long been a rallying… Read more »

One person’s historic memorial is another’s painful reminder of oppression

It’s been said- correctly, as it turns out- that history is written by the victors. More than 150 years after the end of the Civil War, symbols of the Confederacy… Read more »

Celebrating your heritage: YER DOON IT RONG!!!

The irony of tiki torch bearing White Supremacists marching to protect monuments to that one time they got their asses kicked. Discuss. pic.twitter.com/muSEGGrVAQ — Ragnarok Lobster (@eclecticbrotha) May 15, 2017… Read more »