Free from the curse of slavery and now fully embracing the free-market capitalism that was frowned upon in the days just before it, the South is now a bastion of freedom and economic growth. The South also preserved traditional American values that were so apparent in their fighting spirit during the war, which is one of many reasons it is so important for Americans to look back and memorialize the valor and sacrifice that took place on the battlefield of Gettysburg 150 years ago. [Doris Kearns Goodwin, call your office.]Apparently, the high tide has returned. I guess that makes Charlie Daniels a prophet.
06 July 2013
Gettysburg Led To A Dominant South
So writes political commentator Jarrett Stepman . . .