As the anniversary of each state’s vote to secede goes by, I see a tweet or two announcing the fact, but little discussion about the same. Occasionally, a newspaper article or editorial appears in a state newspaper’s online edition. Pretty much, it seems at times as if the states seceded… and that was it. They […]
Thanks to Dimitri Rotov and his blog for bringing about an awareness of Valdosta State University Professor David Williams’ new book Bitterly Divided: The South’s Inner Civil War. I haven’t read the book yet, but it looks like Williams has laid out many of the plain and simple facts that some Southerners have a hard time accepting.