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Dixie, Confederacy, Confederate flag, Confederate monuments / statues

 

 

 

 

Confederate statues protest: the history and the debate        C4        25 August 2017

 

What the debate over confederate statues

tells us about America's turbulent past - and its divided future.

 

YouTube

https://www.youtube.com/
watch?v=Rnu0ksRxi7A

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A group of whites, one holding a Confederate flag,

protesting the admission of nine black students to Central High School

in Little Rock, Ark. 1959.

 

John T. Bledsoe, courtesy of Library of Congress

 

Making a Confederate Flag Invisible

By Maurice Berger        NYT        Jun. 30, 2015

http://lens.blogs.nytimes.com/2015/06/30/making-a-confederate-flag-invisible/

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Confederate battle flag that flies next to a Civil War monument

on the grounds of the South Carolina Capitol.

 

Credit Mladen Antonov/Agence France-Presse Getty Images

 

Republicans Tread Carefully in Criticism of Confederate Flag

By JONATHAN MARTIN        NYT        JUNE 21, 2015

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/06/22/us/
politics/republicans-tread-carefully-in-criticism-of-confederate-flag.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A man confronted members of the Ku Klux Klan on Saturday

as they protested the removal of the Confederate battle flag

from the grounds of the State House.

 

Sean Rayford for The New York Times

 

Ku Klux Klan and New Black Panther Party

Protest at South Carolina Capitol

By ALAN BLINDER        NYT        JULY 18, 2015

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/07/19/us/
ku-klux-klanprotests-at-south-carolina-capitol.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Confederacy / Southern Confederacy / Confederate States of America    1861-1865

 

https://www.npr.org/2018/10/04/
648290022/atlantas-mayor-signs-bill-to-change-streets-named-after-confederacy

 

http://www.npr.org/2016/03/17/
470824030/reverence-and-rage-southerners-battle-over-relics-of-the-confederacy

 

http://www.nytimes.com/1861/02/19/
news/important-montgomery-inauguration-jefferson-davis-president-southern.html

 

 

 

 

 

Confederates

 

http://www.gocomics.com/michael-andrew/2017/08/16

 

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/07/20/us/
a-confederate-generals-final-stand-divides-memphis.html

 

 

 

 

 

Confederate leaders

 

http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2017/09/06/
548929726/national-cathedral-is-removing-stained-glass-windows-honoring-confederate-leader

 

 

 

 

 

Confederate battle flag        UK / USA

 

the Confederate Army battle flag,

a star-studded blue X

overlaying a field of red

http://lens.blogs.nytimes.com/2015/06/30/making-a-confederate-flag-invisible/

 

http://www.npr.org/sections/codeswitch/2017/08/19/
543968997/tracing-the-dark-origins-of-charlottesvilles-kkk

 

 

 

 

http://www.gocomics.com/clayjones/2016/12/18

http://www.gocomics.com/claybennett/2016/11/10

http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2016/06/09/
481360313/national-cathedral-will-remove-confederate-flag-stained-glass-windows

 

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/12/27/us/south-carolina-
faces-the-high-cost-of-curating-historys-dustbin.html

http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2015/10/26/
451955764/university-of-mississippi-orders-state-flag-removed

http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2015/10/16/
449246960/maryland-to-be-the-third-state-to-phase-out-confederate-flag-license-plates

http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2015/10/12/
448075177/confederate-flag-supporters-in-georgia-indicted-on-terrorism-charges

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/07/21/us/
mississippi-to-investigate-death-of-a-black-man-who-raised-confederate-flag.html

http://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2015/jul/10/
south-carolina-confederate-flag-goes-down-as-history-of-hate-meets-modernity

http://www.npr.org/2015/07/10/
421684438/confederate-flag-at-s-c-statehouse-will-be-sent-to-military-museum

http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2015/07/10/
421723578/marking-historic-moment-south-carolina-poised-to-remove-confederate-flag

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/07/09/
magazine/the-souths-heritage-is-so-much-more-than-a-flag.html

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/07/07/us/
even-in-museums-sounds-of-battle-over-confederate-flag-are-heard.html

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/07/07/us/
south-carolina-capitol-confederate-battle-flag.html

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/07/07/
opinion/the-civil-war-is-winding-down.html

http://www.nytimes.com/video/us/100000003779287/
driving-the-souths-flag-divide.html - NYT, July 3, 2015

http://lens.blogs.nytimes.com/2015/06/30/
making-a-confederate-flag-invisible/

http://www.npr.org/2015/06/27/
417981652/national-cathedral-should-not-be-stained-
with-confederate-flag-dean-says

https://www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2015/06/26/
remarks-president-eulogy-honorable-reverend-clementa-pinckney

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/06/26/
opinion/david-brooks-the-robert-e-lee-problem.html

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/06/25/
opinion/tearing-down-the-confederate-flag-is-just-a-start.html

http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2015/06/24/
417162233/alabama-governor-orders-removal-of-confederate-flags-from-capitol

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/06/24/us/
politics/supporters-of-confederate-battle-flag-watch-as-symbol-
is-stripped-from-public-eye.html

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/06/24/us/
politics/hillary-clinton-says-confederate-flag-shouldnt-fly-anywhere.html

https://www.theguardian.com/music/2015/jun/23/
country-music-confederate-flag-south-race

http://www.npr.org/2015/06/23/
416736897/the-long-and-divisive-history-of-the-confederate-flag

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/06/23/
opinion/take-down-the-confederate-battle-flag-symbol-of-hatred.html

http://www.nytimes.com/politics/first-draft/2015/06/23/
in-mississippi-hope-grows-that-its-flag-will-fall-next/

http://www.nytimes.com/politics/first-draft/2015/06/23/
rand-paul-says-confederate-flag-should-be-put-in-a-museum/

http://www.nytimes.com/politics/first-draft/2015/06/23/
retailers-ban-sale-of-merchandise-bearing-confederate-flag/

http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2015/06/22/us/
Divisive-Symbolism-of-a-Southern-Flag.html

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/06/22/us/
politics/republicans-tread-carefully-in-criticism-of-confederate-flag.html

http://www.nytimes.com/politics/first-draft/2015/06/20/
mitt-romney-calls-for-removal-of-confederate-flag-at-south-carolina-capitol/

http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2015/06/19/
415830922/confederate-flag-has-to-come-down-in-s-c-naacp-leader-says

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/06/20/us/
outrage-vs-tradition-wrapped-in-a-confederate-flag.html

 

 

 

 

 

Confederate Battle Flag

 

http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2015/06/22/us/
Divisive-Symbolism-of-a-Southern-Flag.html

 

 

 

 

 

Confederate National Flag

 

http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2015/06/22/us/
Divisive-Symbolism-of-a-Southern-Flag.html

 

 

 

 

 

the history of the Confederate flag

 

http://www.npr.org/sections/itsallpolitics/2015/06/22/
416548613/the-complicated-political-history-of-the-confederate-flag

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Confederation > Dixie

 

https://www.npr.org/2018/09/20/
649954248/the-anthemic-allure-of-dixie-an-enduring-confederate-monument

 

http://www.npr.org/sections/itsallpolitics/2015/06/25/
417154906/dixies-long-journey-from-democratic-stronghold-to-republican-redoubt

 

http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/03/31/
the-birth-of-dixie/

 

 

 

 

 

song > "Dixie", also known as "I Wish I Was in Dixie", "Dixie's Land"

by Daniel Decatur Emmett of Mount Vernon, Ohio (1859)

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IUjLE_N1Cuc

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=__kQX12S9YI

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=prBXNwxjU4I

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Confederate symbolism

 

https://www.npr.org/2019/01/15/
685672038/judge-throws-out-alabama-law-that-protects-confederate-monuments

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mississippi State Flag's Confederate Symbolism

 

http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2017/04/03/
522478779/court-rejects-lawsuit-against-mississippi-state-flags-confederate-symbolism

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Confederate monuments

 

https://www.npr.org/2019/01/15/
685672038/judge-throws-out-alabama-law-that-protects-confederate-monuments

 

 

 

 

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/10/17/
lens/documenting-rise-white-nationalism-eugene-smith-grant.html

 

https://www.npr.org/2018/08/22/
640923318/3-north-carolina-confederate-monuments-will-stay-in-place-commission-decides

 

https://www.npr.org/2018/08/05/
633952187/where-do-confederate-monuments-go-after-they-come-down

 

 

 

 

http://www.npr.org/2017/08/23/
545435024/civil-rights-activist-argues-to-keep-confederate-monuments

 

http://www.npr.org/sections/codeswitch/2017/08/23/
545548965/what-our-monuments-don-t-teach-us-about-remembering-the-past

 

http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2017/08/22/
545308125/in-reckoning-with-confederate-monuments-other-countries-could-provide-examples

 

https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2017/08/16/us/
confederate-monuments-removed.html

 

https://www.nytimes.com/2017/08/15/
opinion/confederate-monuments-white-supremacy-charlottesville.html

 

https://www.nytimes.com/2017/05/17/
opinion/confederate-monument-protest-virginia.html

 

https://www.nytimes.com/2017/05/08/
opinion/in-new-orleans-racisms-history-is-harder-than-stone.html

 

http://www.npr.org/2017/04/24/
525441632/in-new-orleans-officials-remove-first-of-4-confederate-monuments

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The battle over Confederate statues video explainer

G        Tuesday 22 August 2017        12.21 BST

https://www.theguardian.com/global/video/2017/aug/22/
battle-over-confederate-statues-united-states-video-explainer

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dallas, US

 

Motorcycle officers wait to escort

a truck carrying the a statue of Robert E Lee.

 

Workers removed the statue from its pedestal

at Robert E Lee park.

 

Photograph: Jae S Lee/AP

 

The 20 photographs of the week

G

Saturday 16 September 2017        09.23 BST

https://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/gallery/2017/sep/16/
the-20-photographs-of-the-week

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Confederate monuments > statues        UK / USA

 

https://www.npr.org/2018/12/05/
673838780/a-confederate-statue-continues-to-stir-unrest-at-unc-chapel-hill

 

https://www.npr.org/2018/12/05/
673680575/student-arrested-for-protesting-universitys-plan-to-return-a-confederate-statue

 

https://www.npr.org/2018/08/26/
641993804/7-arrested-in-protests-over-confederate-statue-at-unc-chapel-hill

 

https://www.npr.org/2018/08/05/
633952187/where-do-confederate-monuments-go-after-they-come-down

 

https://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2018/02/28/
589451855/shrouds-pulled-from-charlottesville-confederate-statues-following-ruling

 

 

 

 

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2017/aug/26/
statues-were-not-erected-to-teach-us-history-but-to-exert-power

 

https://www.youtube.com/
watch?v=Rnu0ksRxi7A - C4 - 25 August 2017

 

http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2017/08/23/
545605237/charlottesville-shrouds-its-robert-e-lee-and-stonewall-jackson-statues

 

https://www.theguardian.com/global/video/2017/aug/22/
battle-over-confederate-statues-united-states-video-explainer

 

http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2017/08/21/
544942064/confederate-statues-are-coming-down-at-the-university-of-texas

 

https://www.nytimes.com/2017/08/20/
opinion/confederate-statues-american-history.html

 

http://www.npr.org/2017/08/20/
544266880/confederate-statues-were-built-to-further-a-white-supremacist-future

 

https://www.nytimes.com/2017/08/19/
opinion/sunday/white-nationalism-american-history-statues.html

 

http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2017/08/19/
544678037/duke-university-removes-robert-e-lee-statue-from-chapel-entrance

 

https://www.nytimes.com/2017/08/18/
opinion/statues-trump-confederates-charlottesville.html

 

http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2017/08/18/
544407092/maryland-state-house-removes-statue-of-judge-who-wrote-dred-scott-decision

 

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/picture/2017/aug/17
/steve-bell-on-donald-trump-and-confederate-statues-cartoon

 

https://www.nytimes.com/2017/08/17/us/
confederate-monuments-stonewall-jackson-lee-davis.html

 

http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2017/08/17/
544235556/watch-protesters-try-to-surrender-in-solidarity-with-confederate-statue-topplers

 

https://www.nytimes.com/2017/08/16/
opinion/baltimore-confederate-monuments-trump.html

 

http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2017/08/16/
543851420/baltimore-removes-confederate-statues-one-day-after-voting-on-issue

 

http://www.gocomics.com/stevebreen/2017/08/16

 

http://www.gocomics.com/stevebenson/2017/08/15

 

https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/gallery/2017/aug/15/
confederate-statues-removed-across-southern-us-states-in-pictures

 

https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/video/2017/aug/15/
confederate-soldier-statue-toppled-north-carolina-video

 

https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2017/aug/15/
confederate-statue-toppled-in-north-carolina-during-anti-racism-rally

 

http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2017/08/14/
543471538/charlottesville-rally-aimed-to-defend-a-confederate-statue-it-may-have-doomed-ot

 

https://www.nytimes.com/2017/08/13/us/charlottesville-
rally-protest-statue.html

 

http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2017/08/12/
542982015/home-to-university-of-virginia-prepares-for-violence-at-white-nationalist-rally

 

http://www.gocomics.com/brian-mcfadden/2017/08/08

 

http://www.npr.org/2017/06/05/
531536384/texas-town-finds-unique-way-to-deal-with-confederate-statue-controversies

 

http://www.npr.org/2017/05/20/
529232823/with-lee-statues-removal-another-battle-of-new-orleans-comes-to-a-close

 

https://www.nytimes.com/2017/05/07/us/new-orleans-
monuments.html

 

https://www.nytimes.com/video/us/
100000005118545/133-years-later-a-statue-comes-down.html - May 20, 2017

 

http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2017/05/19/
529130606/new-orleans-prepares-to-take-down-statue-of-gen-robert-e-lee

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

monuments of white supremacy

 

https://www.nytimes.com/2017/05/09/
opinion/monuments-of-white-supremacy.html

 

 

 

 

 

Confederate monuments

 

http://www.npr.org/2017/08/17/
544137751/trump-defends-beauty-of-confederate-memorials

 

 

 

 

 

stained-glass windows honoring confederate leaders

 

http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2017/09/06/
548929726/national-cathedral-is-removing-stained-glass-windows-honoring-confederate-leader

 

 

 

 

 

glorify slavery

 

http://www.npr.org/2017/04/24/
525441632/in-new-orleans-officials-remove-first-of-4-confederate-monuments

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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