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  1. Stoney: MLK Day used to focus on giving, servingRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Powhatan Today

    ... to keep black people in bondage in the South," the mayor said. While he admitted he didn't remember any of Stonewall Jackson's speeches, Stoney said he was certain those attending last week's program knew "at least a line or two from Dr. King." "I ...

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  2. Coming to Herndon, the 17th annual International Stocks and Bonds ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 18 | Fairfax Times

    ... War collectibles show and visited a booth where they were selling Confederate bonds bearing an image of Stonewall Jackson. I laughed, because I thought the paper was worthless. Then I began to think about the history behind the certificates. I ...

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  3. Editorial Observer: Monuments to White SupremacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 9 | The New York Times

    ... still stand today - were an essential part of that campaign. The Confederate generals Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson were popular choices for veneration. But Wells's beloved city of Memphis set its sights on Tennessee's native son, the Civil ...

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  4. President Trump's top 10 most impactful tweets from 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 26 | New York Daily News

    ... our beautiful statues and monuments." "You can't change history, but you can learn from it. Robert E Lee, Stonewall Jackson - who's next, Washington, Jefferson? So foolish!" he continued. Sad to see the history and culture of our great country being ...

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  5. Confederate statues in Memphis being removed after council voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2017 | NOLA.com

    ... of rank-and-file Confederate soldiers, to statues of prominent generals including Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson. Rep. Steve Cohen, D-Tenn., praised the City Council's move, calling the statues "not representative of Memphis today" and "an ...

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  6. 2017 Girls Cross Country Coach of the Year: Clanahan leads Generals to another solid seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2017 | Northern Virginia Daily

    Stonewall Jackson girls cross country coach Mary Clanahan didn't see much of her girls cross country team over the summer, but she trusted that her team would be fine once the season started - and she was right. Most of her girls cross country team play other sports, and were focusing on the other sports in the summer.

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  7. DISD can remove Confederate names from schools, but can it remove...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2017 | Dallas Morning News

    Finally, DISD has stripped the names of Confederate generals Robert E. Lee, Stonewall Jackson and William L. Cabell from elementary schools. The fourth, Albert Sidney Johnston Elementary, is well on its way.

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  8. 2017 Boys Cross Country Runner of the Year: Lucy-Speidel finishes Central career with strong seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2017 | Northern Virginia Daily

    ... County meet, the last regular season meet of the season. Usually the meet consists of just Strasburg and Stonewall Jackson. However, this season East Rockingham and Buffalo Gap were running in the meet. The scores of East Rockingham and Buffalo Gap ...

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  9. The statue-topplers insult our historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2017 | New York Daily News

    ... to eliminate the past, to say something didn't happen, that a person never existed. Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson should never have been removed from the Hall of Fame of Great Americans in the Bronx. Yes, they turned their backs on their ...

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  10. Cosby: Confederates, Neo-Nazis and SonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... the war. As a lifelong Virginian, I have long admired George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Robert E. Lee, Stonewall Jackson and other Virginians including George Washington Carver and locally, the Rev. Noel Taylor. I was in my forties when I learned ...

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  11. Richmond City Council rejects Monument Avenue statue measureRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2017 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    ... the time has come for honest discussion about them. The measure involves the Robert. E. Lee, JEB Stuart, Stonewall Jackson, Jefferson Davis, and Matthew Fontaine Maury statues along Monument Avenue. The commission, at its last meeting, determined ...

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  12. Roy Moore vs. the Constitution: What are the roots of his radical views?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2017 | Salon

    ... Robert Lewis Dabney, a slavery apologist who served in the Confederate army and worked directly with Stonewall Jackson. Phillips is very enamored with Dabney and very much in agreement with a bunch of the stuff Dabney wrote about," Ingersoll ...

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  13. Lambert: Don't rename Stonewall Jackson Middle SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... is no bumper sticker or online rant that does anything but fuel the fire. I highly recommend the book "Stonewall Jackson" for the committee, especially, to read. The book was written by Virginia Tech's Emeritus Alumni Distinguished Professor in ...

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  14. Leonard Church was part of Kennesaw's historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2017 | MDJonline.com

    ... in today's society despite their sleazy sexual proclivities, then President Washington, Robert E. Lee, Stonewall Jackson - all of whom were honorable and dignified men - and so many others who are now being reviled, are no less worthy of being ...

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  15. Monument mayhem! Locals spar over Christopher Columbus effigies at hearing on boro statuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2017 | The Brooklyn Paper

    ... army base - the site of streets also named for the Confederate leader and his contemporary General Stonewall Jackson, which a Brooklyn congresswoman unsuccessfully petitioned the U.S. Army to change earlier this year . But whatever is decided, ...

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  16. Patrick J. Buchanan: America is obsessed with trivial issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2017 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... slaves and any and all Confederate soldiers and statesmen. Stained-glass windows of Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson have been removed from the National Cathedral. Plaques to Lee and George Washington have been taken down from the walls of the ...

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  17. Are We An Unserious Nation?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2017 | The Daily News-Record

    ... slaves and any and all Confederate soldiers and statesmen. Stained-glass windows of Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson have been removed from the National Cathedral. Plaques to Lee and George Washington have been taken down from the walls of the ...

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  18. Unserious NationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2017 | Minot Daily News

    ... slaves and any and all Confederate soldiers and statesmen. Stained-glass windows of Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson have been removed from the National Cathedral. Plaques to Lee and George Washington have been taken down from the walls of the ...

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  19. Pat Buchanan: We've become an unserious nationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2017 | UnionLeader.com

    ... slaves and any and all Confederate soldiers and statesmen. Stained-glass windows of Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson have been removed from the National Cathedral. Plaques to Lee and George Washington have been taken down from the walls of the ...

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  20. Lone Star State defends Southern titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2017 | The Shorthorn

    "Culturally, the South might end where there are no places named after Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson or where the Confederate battle flag holds little meaning, or where restaurants don't commonly serve grits and biscuits and gravy," history professor Christopher Morris said in an email. Geographically, the South may end at political boundaries or where environmental conditions prevented the growth of staple crops of slavery, like cotton and tobacco, Morris said.

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