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THE REBEL JOAN OF ARC CHAPTER, UDC, CONTINUES TO FIND AND PROVE MORE CONFEDERATE FAMILY ANCESTORS!

THE REBEL JOAN OF ARC CHAPTER, UDC, CONTINUES TO FIND AND PROVE MORE CONFEDERATE FAMILY ANCESTORS! The Rebel Joan Of Arc 2721 Chapter of Montgomery County met at the Montgomery County Main Library, Genealogy Room, to finalize more Applications of “Proved” Ancestors of their members. Their seated members who were celebrated this day are Left […]

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Toppled Confederate statue on display in Richmond museum

RICHMOND, Va. — A prominent Confederate statue that stood in Richmond for more than 100 years before protesters tore it down is back on display for the public. The Jefferson Davis statue on Monument Avenue was erected in 1907. It took just minutes for a crowd to tie a rope around the eight-foot Confederate statue […]

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Decommissioned Confederate Statues From Baltimore To Be Featured In LA Exhibit

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Four Confederate monuments owned by Baltimore are heading to a Los Angeles museum exhibit, Mayor Brandon Scott’s office confirmed Thursday. The statues are going across the country to “MONUMENTS,” an exhibit by art nonprofit LAXART set to open Fall 2023. The show is curated by LAXART Director Hamza Walker and artist Kara […]

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RARE COMPLETE CIVIL WAR PLATES COLLECTION BY LENOX FINE CHINA WAS ON DISPLAY AT MONTGOMERY COUNTY MAIN LIBRARY IN CONROE FOR CONFEDERATE HISTORY MONTH!

Left to Right: Rebel Joan Of Arc Officers and Members: Historian SHELIA WILLIAMSON, Registrar and Co-Founder DIANNE KEBODEAUX, Corresponding- Secretary DEBBIE LaRUE, candidate for Registrar DANEAN MYERS, Founder/Charter President/Publicity ELAINE COLLINGS, Charter Member ROSELANE POLNICK, Current President/Vice President/Custodian JENNY LEHR, and Fund Raising Chairman LAUREN McCRACKEN. RARE COMPLETE CIVIL WAR PLATES COLLECTION BY LENOX FINE […]

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Confederate flag at Hamilton-area home prompts calls for changes to hate-symbol laws | CBC News

Whenever Amie Archibald-Varley sees a Confederate flag waving in the wind at a rural Hamilton home in her neighbourhood, she said she feels fear and confusion. “I have small children … they’re racialized as well … it’s concerning because it’s like ‘Are my kids going to face this type of hate? Are my kids going to be […]

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Confederate flags ‘abhorrent’ but not illegal, official says as petition aims to ban them in London, Ont. | CBC News

A London, Ont., woman wants to use an online petition to pressure city council into becoming the latest community in the province to ban hate symbols, such as Confederate flags, from flying within city limits. The petition was launched in response to a CBC News report on Friday detailing reaction from members of the the Black community. They expressed discomfort and […]

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Stone Mountain's Giant Confederate Monument Avoids Removal

STONE MOUNTAIN, Ga. — The Confederate flags that have long flapped at the base of Stone Mountain, placed there by the United Daughters of the Confederacy, will be moved to a less prominent area, joining other relics of the Civil War. New exhibits will offer a fuller and more complicated description of the park’s history, […]