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Django Unchained Lincoln

Django Unchained, Quentin Tarantino’s violent fantasy, is a great segue to Steven Spielberg’s fact-based Lincoln. Django ends with him rescuing his wife and burning a plantation mansion to the ground. Lincoln opens with a negro Union soldier telling President Lincoln … Continue reading

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Mississippi to Honor Confederate General and KKK Founder

As part of a yearlong celebration of the sesquicentennial anniversary of start of the “War Between The States,” the Mississippi Sons of Confederate Veterans want to honor Confederate General Nathan Bedford Forrest with a commemorative license plate. Politico reported that … Continue reading

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