Columnist Paul Prather writes, “ ... other southern cultural ideas retain great power, some of them to good effect, some of them not so much.” This 2015 photo shows Confederate flags carried during a rally in support of keeping the statue of Confederate president Jefferson Davis in the Capitol in Frankfort in 2015. The Kentucky chapter of the Sons of Confederate Veterans organized the rally.
Columnist Paul Prather writes, “ ... other southern cultural ideas retain great power, some of them to good effect, some of them not so much.” This 2015 photo shows Confederate flags carried during a rally in support of keeping the statue of Confederate president Jefferson Davis in the Capitol in Frankfort in 2015. The Kentucky chapter of the Sons of Confederate Veterans organized the rally. Charles Bertram Herald-Leader
Columnist Paul Prather writes, “ ... other southern cultural ideas retain great power, some of them to good effect, some of them not so much.” This 2015 photo shows Confederate flags carried during a rally in support of keeping the statue of Confederate president Jefferson Davis in the Capitol in Frankfort in 2015. The Kentucky chapter of the Sons of Confederate Veterans organized the rally. Charles Bertram Herald-Leader

The myths we believe about the South can propel us in ways wise and unfortunate

August 16, 2018 08:46 AM