Spencer handles the general idiocy of the Donnelly-Schmitt op-ed on the Gates defense budget... Schmitt and Donnelly argue for a continuation of most of the programs Gates is cutting, and do so throug
Pathetic: The largest Confederate battle flag in the world has grown by 10 feet. Members of the Sons of Confederate Veterans unfurled the bigger flag Sunday, which is on private property at the juncti
My wife asked the other day why I seemed so interested recently in the self-evident absurdity of “Black Confederates.” The short, pragmatic answer is that I’m teaching a course on th
Courtesy of The United States Army. From now on, when anyone asks about “black Confederates,” I’m going to refer them to this.
St. Paul, Minnesota: Three high school seniors were barred from Bloomington Kennedy High School’s graduation ceremony Wednesday night at Target Center because of what the school district called
Via Think Progress, Alexandra Liddy Bourne of the Heartland Institute, speaking to the Heritage Foundation: So yet again, the South has to pay on its back the cost of using coal in this country to the
Dave’s post on Confederate nostalgia premised on an imaginary commitment to “States’ Rights” reminds me that one reason why John Marshall Harlan’s dissent in the Civil Ri