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A Real Southern Man is… #61

How do you define a Real Southern Man? We’d love to hear your comments. But first…

Today’s entry of “A Real Southern Man is…” reveals the disparate sides of the double-edged sword that is Southern history. It’s a sad, sobering fact that, depending on the color of our skin, our view of certain aspects of our collective past can vary widely.

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10 Things You May Not Know About the Civil War (pt. 2)

Today, we continue listing our 10 curious facts and dispelled myths about the Civil War. Our list today includes some ugly truths about Northern opinions on race and the long, slow march toward freedom for American slaves.

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