Eye-opening and heart breaking photo essay by Dissident Mama on the defacement, destruction and outright removal of our Confederate Southern Heritage in Atlanta.
“To be fair, the majority of blacks aren’t participating in the civilization-ending mayhem that’s plaguing much of the country’s large cities. The problem is that there’s a percentage of them picking up the slack. As Pareto observed, the small size of this active fraction is irrelevant since a minority makes the majority of things happen.”
“The original Ku Klux Klan were heroes – full stop. The Klan of 1865-1877 formed the first resistance against an aggressively antagonistic, radical Yankee occupying force. Organized at a local level, with almost no centralized support, the original Klan was initiated by elite Southern gentlemen. These men, former officers who served the Confederacy during the War of Northern Aggression, created the Klan largely out of desperation for a people – their people – who were under assault at every level of their being. Culturally, socially, commercially, and physically, Southerners were stripped of their pride, starved, humiliated, and in many cases, subjected to sexual abuse by black troops with either the tacit approval of abolitionist officers or by direct command. Someone needed to defend the Southern people, especially Southern women, and the Ku Klux Klan was born from that need.”