Category Archives: civil rights

“Gratitude for Services Rendered”

A section of a recent Meet MythAmerica blog entry (regarding the history of the current raging debate over the display of the “Rebel Flag”) explored the strange anomaly of Senator Strom Thurmond of South Carolina. Before I address the central … Continue reading

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“This Land Ain’t YOUR Land–This Land is MY Land”

As a Baby Boomer (born in 1946), I was around in person when Popular Music on the radio first made the earth-shaking move from the crooning ballads of the likes of Eddie Fisher and his Number One 1953 hit Oh! … Continue reading

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Sharin’ the Pride

In the recent verbal national battles over the propriety of “flying the Rebel Flag,” one message comes through loud and clear from most of its proponents—“I just fly the flag to share with the world my Pride in my Heritage!” … Continue reading

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Straight Talk from the Founding Fathers…of the Confederacy

I recently read the following comments in a post on a friend’s Facebook page, related to the topic of the modern display of the Civil War Northern Virginia Battle Flag and what it symbolizes. FB post February 2016 “People think … Continue reading

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Oh, look. See. : The Books of Dick and Jane Unveiled at Last!

The Wonderful World Tomorrow—What It WON’T Be Like!”: Part 10 Oh, look. See. : The Books of Dick and Jane Unveiled at Last! This post is the tenth in a series. Each entry in the series will be building on … Continue reading

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The Dark Side of Vegas

The Wonderful World Tomorrow—What It WON’T Be Like!”: Part 9 The Dark Side of Vegas This post is the ninth in a series. Each entry in the series will be building on information and commentary in the earlier entries. So it … Continue reading

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Civil Rights, Civil Wrongs

The Wonderful World Tomorrow—What It WON’T Be Like!”: Part 8 Civil Rights, Civil Wrongs This post is the eighth in a series. Each entry in the series will be building on information and commentary in the earlier entries. So it would … Continue reading

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