Florida’s Black Confederates

There is something very disturbing and sad about the way stories of black Confederates are reported in the news.  I suspect that much of it has to do with the […]

A Nice Day for a Drive

Today Michaela and I took a little day trip along Skyline Drive.  It’s still early for a change in the foliage, but we decided to go anyway.  We ate lunch […]

Robert E. Lee: A Traditional General in a Modern War?

Last night Gary W. Gallagher presented a talk as part of UVA’s on-going symposium, “Lee at 200.”  Gallagher’s talk challenged a number of assumptions concerning Lee that collectively point to […]