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Profiles in Patriotism: Muslims and the Civil War

By Jeffrey Lauck ’18 While many minority groups have had their contributions and accomplishments during the Civil War recognized, one group of Americans has received little attention. Muslim Americans are … Continue reading

March 1, 2017 · Leave a comment

Confederate Women and Union Soldiers in Sherman’s March to the Sea

By Ashley Whitehead Luskey Over the course of this year, we’ll be interviewing some of the speakers from the upcoming 2017 CWI conference about their talks. Today we are speaking … Continue reading

February 27, 2017 · 1 Comment

Dusting Off the Old Heroes of the Republic: The Newest Civil Rights Movement in Washington, D.C.

By Matt LaRoche ‘17 When I decided to attend the Women’s March on Washington this past January, I tried desperately to keep the Civil War out of my mind. I … Continue reading

February 22, 2017 · Leave a comment

Let’s Talk About Secession

By Danielle Jones ‘18 Texit and Calexit—catchy names that have been trending lately over states deciding they don’t want to be a part of the United States. Secession movements are … Continue reading

February 20, 2017 · Leave a comment


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