But what of the claim that Confederate
monuments are inherently racist and that those who would defend them are Nazis?
The author of this study has written a well-researched analysis of the Confederate
government's policy of slave impressment in Virginia and North Carolina during the Civil War.
The flag we know today as the Confederate
flag wasn't actually the official flag of the Confederacy but a battle flag carried by rebel soldiers during the Civil War (see box, p.
Most researchers had used compliance of individuals to an actual request by confederates
with different hair color, for example, by asking for money or for a ride.
Minds, Michael Bernath addresses this oversight by detailing Southern nationalists' attempts to secede culturally from the North and cultivate their own intellectual independence.
In the present study, female confederates
wearing blond, brown or dark colored wigs solicited large sample sizes of male and female pedestrians for a donation in the context of a fundraising drive.
Next, the accuracy of play of the confederates
was measured to verify that the independent variable was manipulated as described.
Before Jordan published his book on Black Confederates
Fairfax went against his orders taking only the Confederates
and releasing the Trent, cargo and crew to go on their way.
Sheehan-Dean's argument does not resurrect the Lost Cause interpretation of the Civil War that denies the centrality of slavery, that extols the sacrifices of Confederates
as a noble band of brothers, or that portrays the Southern home front as perfectly united.
One can only speculate that the paucity of historical interpretation of Confederate
political economy may be a result of several factors.
Narrator E: Moments later, Confederates
are storming the hill.
As it turns out, my hairline comes from a Scots-Irish family named Campbell, the Confederates
of my title.
Parker is holding a large Confederate
battle flag--the familiar banner beloved by many neo-Confederates
During the battle, they went into the trees and the Confederates
didn't know we had so many troops up there,'' said Michael Green, a 53- year-old Rialto consultant playing the role of Maj.