Confederate President Jefferson Davis statue (left) stands in the Capitol rotunda in Frankfort and Gen. John Hunt Morgan in front of Lexington's old courthouse.
Confederate President Jefferson Davis statue (left) stands in the Capitol rotunda in Frankfort and Gen. John Hunt Morgan in front of Lexington's old courthouse.
Confederate President Jefferson Davis statue (left) stands in the Capitol rotunda in Frankfort and Gen. John Hunt Morgan in front of Lexington's old courthouse.

Tom Eblen: If we can't face facts about the Civil War, how can we ever deal with modern issues?

September 01, 2015 06:08 PM

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Tom Eblen

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Tom Eblen is a columnist for the Lexington Herald-Leader who writes about life, people and issues in Lexington and Kentucky. A Lexington native, Eblen was the Herald-Leader's managing editor from 1998 to 2008.