REL&M - stuff


Becky Lindroos
 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f523GDjKBAg
CBS News interview with Seidule (6.38 min) - nice location
Fascinating - “The messenger matters …” (the newscasters)


https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ty_Seidule
This is good but really interesting are the links under “Publications:”
Whose Heritage? Public Symbols of the Confederacy

Ty Seidule lecture on YouTube:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NleEmBZyvVI

West Point apologizes:
Robert E. Lee announced in Galveston that slaves were free?
https://pressfrom.info/us/news/politics/-764531-west-point-apologizes-for-saying-robert-e-lee-announced-end-of-slavery.html

Footnote 117 from page 245 of RELee:
https://www.splcenter.org/20190201/whose-heritage-public-symbols-confederacy
Whose Heritage? Public Symbols of the Confederacy
The Civil War ended 154 years ago. The Confederacy, as former New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu has said, was on the wrong side of humanity.

“Leave Confederate Statues Alone” - opinion piece:
https://www.abbevilleinstitute.org/blog/leave-confederate-statues-alone/

"Don’t Take Down Confederate Monuments. Here’s Why” by a black Southern woman: https://www.nbcnews.com/think/news/opinion-why-i-feel-confederate-monuments-should-stay-ncna767221


https://www.jamesgmartin.center/2020/01/social-justice-revisionism-comes-for-washington-and-lee/
In the fall of 2018, the trustees of Washington and Lee University voted to paper over parts of the university’s history.

Another one about leaving the Confederate Statues alone: https://www.clarionledger.com/story/opinion/columnists/2017/06/18/flags-statues-leave-history-alone/407433001/

And this is a really good book but it felt different - by a New Orleans Mayor who had his city’s statue of Robert E Lee taken down.
“In the Shadow of Statues: A White Southerner Confronts History"
https://www.amazon.com/Shadow-Statues-Southerner-Confronts-History-ebook/dp/B077M2PM84/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=Mitch+landreau&qid=1624475408&s=digital-text&sr=1-1