The Civil War: Myths vs. Facts (Examiner Link)

A preserved Confederate Battle Flag, used during the Civil War.
A preserved Confederate Battle Flag, used during the Civil War.

It’s never easy for a society to have an honest discussion about something which is both painful, divisive, and factual.

America is experiencing that painful time with the calls to remove all symbols of the Confederate States of America, such as the rebel flag, statues glorifying Confederate generals and politicians, and ending government funding of cemeteries which hold the remains of Confederate soldiers. Activists on both sides make some very compelling (READ FULL STORY)

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