The Good Old Days

“People will not look forward to posterity who never look backward to their ancestors.” Edmund Burke   Dave Griffey at Daffey Thoughts muses as to how conservatives and leftists view the past and the present:   Or not, depending on

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Howard Zinn, Neo-Confederate

While I disagree with him on a host of political issues, I follow Ta-Nehisi Coates’s blog at The Atlantic closely because of his consistently well written and fascinating posts on history and literature. Many of these are on the Civil

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