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Al Benson, M.D., is the co-author of Lincoln's Marxists with Donnie Kennedy.
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Albert Taylor Bledsoe (1809-1877) was a leading literary figure in the South after the War. His "The Southern Review" was one of the best magazines on Southern history and culture ever produced. Taylor also wrote several works of philosophy and the premier defense of secession as the right of the States, "Is Davis A Traitor?"
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Allan C. Brownfeld is a nationally syndicated columnist. He received his B.A. and J.D. from  the College of William and Mary and M.A. From the University of Maryland, where he taught Government and Politics. The author of five books, he has served on the staff of the U.S. Senate, House of Representatives and the Office of the Vice  President.
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Andrew P. Calhoun is an independent scholar and member of the Calhoun family.
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Aaron N. Coleman is an Associate Professor of History at the University of the Cumberlands and the author of The American Revolution, State Sovereignty, and the American Constitutional Settlement, 1765-1800.
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Alan Cornett served as an aide to Russell Kirk, was one of Clyde Wilson's graduate students, and is an independent historian in Kentucky.
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Anne Funderburg is a freelance writer.
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A.C. Gleason is a proud Biola University alum, where he met his wonderful wife. He earned his MA in philosophy of religion from Talbot Seminary. He works as an educator in various capacities. His writing has been featured in The Daily Wire, The Federalist, Film Fisher, and Hollywood in Toto. He co-hosts and co-produces The AK47 Podcast with fellow Talbot Alum Kyle Hendricks and The New Worlders. You can find more of his writings on Medium and ricochet.com.
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Alan Harrelson, originally from South Carolina, currently studies as a History PhD candidate at Mississippi State University. Harrelson specializes in the cultural and intellectual history of the twentieth century South. He's also a mean banjo picker.
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Anthony Harrigan (1925-2010) was president of the Educational Foundation of the United States Industrial Council from 1970-1990.
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Albert Bushnell Hart (1854–1943) was an American historian, writer, and editor based at Harvard University.
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Averyell A. Kessler is a native of Jackson, Mississippi. She lives in an aging house surrounded by the requisite white picket fence, a wide lawn, and a trio of ancient magnolia trees. After retiring from the peace and quiet of a lengthy law practice, she’s taken up writing in hopes of finding additional peace and quiet. A dedicated bibliophile, she welcomes books as carefully chosen kin and takes pleasure from the soft scratch of turning pages, the slight aroma of paper an ink. She is wife, mother, grandmother, and now writer.
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Augustus Baldwin Longstreet (1790-1870) was a lawyer, Methodist minister, and writer who served as president of four colleges, including the University of Mississippi, Emory, and the University of South Carolina. Politically, he was a Jeffersonian and supported strict construction of the Constitution.
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Andrew Nelson Lytle (1902-1995) was a celebrated author and poet whose contributions to Southern literature, history, and philosophy helped form the backbone of the Southern intellectual renaissance.
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Allen Mendenhall is associate dean and executive director of the Blackstone & Burke Center for Law & Liberty at Faulkner University Thomas Goode Jones School of Law.
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Anne Wilson Smith is the author of the recent Robert E. Lee: A History Book for Kids and founder of https://reckonin.com
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Allen Tate (1899-1979) was a poet, essayist, social commentator, and Poet Laureate of the United States from 1943 to 1944.
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Alphonse-Louis Vinh is a former Fellow of Berkeley College, Yale University and a former Professor at the Catholic University or America.
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Aaron Wolf is Senior Editor of Chronicles: A Magazine of American Culture
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Alvin C. York (1887-1964) was a Medal of Honor recipient for his actions in France during World War I.
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Benjamin Alexander, Ph.D, is a Professor of English and Political Science at the Franciscan University of Steubenville. He studied under Andrew Nelson Lytle at the University of the South and Mel Bradford at the University of Dallas.
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Boyd D. Cathey holds a doctorate in European history from the Catholic University of Navarra, Pamplona, Spain, where he was a Richard Weaver Fellow, and an MA in intellectual history from the University of Virginia (as a Jefferson Fellow). He was assistant to conservative author and philosopher the late Russell Kirk. In more recent years he served as State Registrar of the North Carolina Division of Archives and History. He has published in French, Spanish, and English, on historical subjects as well as classical music and opera. He is active in the Sons of Confederate Veterans and various historical, archival, and genealogical organizations.
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I am a Southerner, a father, husband, and Christian and retired active duty Army field grade officer; I served for just over thirty years. I spent four years of my youth at The Citadel in Charleston. I am neither a theologian nor a professional historian. I do however ask many questions and endeavor to find answers and I believe, or at least hope, that I think critically and with the understanding that God provides.
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Barton Cockey is an independent historian in Maryland.
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Bradley Green is a Professor of Theological Studies and Union University.
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Ben "Cooter" Jones is an actor, author, playwright, comedian, musician, and former United States Congressman from Georgia.
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Barry Kay is a graduate of North Greenville University where he obtained his B. A. in Elementary Education. He is also a member of Camp 36, Sons of Confederate Veterans in Greenville, South Carolina.
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Bill Koon was a Professor of English for over 35 years at Clemson University.
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Brian M. Koss grew up in the northern suburbs of Detroit. He and his family currently reside in Horizon West, Florida, an unincorporated area of Orange County. Brian enjoys being an active member of a growing community. He can also be found writing articles about baseball at LegendsonDeck.com.
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Barbara Lawter is a Northerner who discovered Dixie and the Southern tradition while living in North Carolina.
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Barbara Marthal is an author and storyteller who focuses on the relationship between white and black Southerners and her own Southern heritage.
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Brion McClanahan is the author or co-author of six books, How Alexander Hamilton Screwed Up America (Regnery History, 2017), 9 Presidents Who Screwed Up America and Four Who Tried to Save Her (Regnery History, 2016), The Politically Incorrect Guide to the Founding Fathers, (Regnery, 2009), The Founding Fathers Guide to the Constitution (Regnery History, 2012), Forgotten Conservatives in American History (Pelican, 2012), and The Politically Incorrect Guide to Real American Heroes, (Regnery, 2012). He received a B.A. in History from Salisbury University in 1997 and an M.A. in History from the University of South Carolina in 1999. He finished his Ph.D. in History at the University of South Carolina in 2006, and had the privilege of being Clyde Wilson’s last doctoral student. He lives in Alabama with his wife and three daughters.
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Brett Moffatt is an independent scholar in Tennessee.
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Brad Pond is an independent historian in Georgia.
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Bill Potter is an independent historian in Virginia. He has taught history at the high school or collegiate level for forty years and is the author of three books.
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Bernhard Thuersam is the Chairman of the North Carolina War Between the States Sesquicentennial Commission.
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Clinton Martin Bissell (1877-1934) wrote a popular column in Spartanburg, SC in the 1920s and 30s under the name Eph Goodloe. He was the secretary of the Saxon and Chesnee mills until his death in 1934.
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Cole Branham is a native of southern Ohio by birth, but a Kentuckian and Virginian by ancestry. He enjoys exploring the southern tradition with his tobacco pipe firmly in hand.
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Cleanth Brooks (1906-1994) was a leading Shakespearean and Faulkner scholar, a member of the Fugitive Agrarians, and a Southern literary critic.
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Dr. Brosman taught literature at Tulane University and is the poetry editor for Chronicles Magazine.
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Charles Raymond Brown received his Ph.D in American History from Princeton University in 1915.
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Casey Chalk has degrees in history and education from the University of Virginia, and a masters in theology from Christendom College. He is a columnist for New Oxford Review and Crisis Magazine.
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Clifford Dowdey (1904–1979) was an American author of fiction and nonfiction dealing with the American South, Virginia and especially the War.
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Carole Hornsby Haynes, Ph.D. is an independent historian and Southerner who taught American and Southern history at the secondary and college levels. She is a national education policy analyst and legislative adviser. A classically trained pianist and organist, she loves the many genres of American music. She’s especially proud that nearly all American music is Southern in origin and identity.
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Chris Jackson and his wife Jenny run a family centered sustainable farm in Pine Mountain, Georgia. They personify the agrarian life. Chis considers Wendell Berry to be one of his greatest intellectual influences.
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Dr. Christina Jeffrey is a political scientist, wife, mother, and grand-mother. She lives in Spartanburg, S.C., is married to Dr. Robert Jeffrey who is Professor of Government at Wofford College.
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Carl Jones is a native of Alabama, a former active duty US Marine and a small business owner. He is a member of the Alabama Division of the Sons of Confederate Veterans and The Society of Independent Southern Historians. He is proudly descended from two 5th Great Grandfathers, John Swords and Major William Skinner, who served the State of South Carolina in America’s War for Independence.
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Christopher Kirk is a librarian and teacher in South Carolina.
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Cary Lindsay is a native of Abbeville, Alabama and a former executive for a major textbook publisher. He serves as a reader for the Chautauqua Literary Prize for the Chautauqua Institution in New York.
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Christopher McDonald is a contributing writer for The College Conservative.
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Cliff Page is a native of Charleston, South Carolina, with roots that run deep, and precede the Revolution, but spread from the red clay of the mountains to the sandy loam and swamps of the low country. As an artist, he was Sculptor in Residence at the Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site in Cornish, NH in 2015, during its 50th Anniversary and the 150th Anniversary of the assassination and death of Abraham Lincoln. He studied at the National Institute for the Fine Arts in Mexico and was a Fulbright Fellow to Italy and was nominated as a Fulbright Senior Research Scholar and Indo-American Scholar in the past. He holds degrees from Old Dominion and East Carolina Universities. Four years ago he was a candidate for Mayor of Portsmouth, Virginia, where he lives and maintains his studio and is running again for this high office. For the last five years, he has stopped his own work as a sculptor and directed his efforts to preserve and protect Southern monuments and memorials honoring our Confederate Veterans and the brave heroes of Dixie.
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Carey Roberts holds a Ph.D in American History from the University of South Carolina and is a Professor of History at Liberty University. He is a member of the Abbeville Institute Board of Directors.
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Charles Stewart Roberts, MD, is Chair of the Department of Cardiac Surgery at Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas, Texas. He graduated from Vanderbilt (BA, 1981) and Emory (MD, 1986) and completed a residency in surgery at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston (1993) and at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (1996).
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C.W. Roden is a blogger and "simple small-town country writer" from South Carolina.
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Charles Steiner graduated in 1972 with a B.A. in English Literature from Rutgers University. After 30 years in the legal profession, he is now retired and living in San Francisco.
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Clyde Wilson is a distinguished Professor Emeritus of History at the University of South Carolina where he was the editor of the multivolume The Papers of John C. Calhoun. He is the M.E. Bradford Distinguished Chair at the Abbeville Institute. He is the author or editor of over thirty books and published over 600 articles, essays and reviews and is co-publisher of www.shotwellpublishing.com, a source  for unreconstructed Southern books.
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D.A. Anderson was a professor of history at Richmond College.
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Dave Benner speaks regularly in Minnesota on topics related to the United States Constitution, founding principles, and the early republic. He is a frequent guest speaker on local television and radio shows, and contributes writings to several local publications. Dave is the author of Compact of the Republic: The League of States and the Constitution
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Demetrius Garland Bowman is an independent poet in North Carolina.
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Dan Fisher is a pastor, a former member of the Oklahoma Legislature, and a former gubernatorial candidate for Oklahoma.
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David Gordon is Senior Fellow at the Mises Institute, and editor of The Mises Review.
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David Harris has taught English, history, government and economics for several years in private schools in the Hudson Valley region of New York. Prior to his teaching career he earned a BA in English and linguistics from SUNY New Paltz and worked in Southern Africa as a missionary, assisting with teaching, logistics and documentary film-making. He is currently in his final semester of graduate school, finishing up a degree in ESL education (English as a Second Language). Though currently and traditionally a northern dweller, David traces his family roots to rural eastern Mississippi. He is the son of a pastor and self-proclaimed, "missionary to the Yankees."
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David E. Johnson is an attorney in Virginia and the author of Douglas Southall Freeman
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Duncan Killen is an attorney in North Carolina.
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Donald Livingston is the founder of the Abbeville Institute and Professor Emeritus of Philosophy at Emory University. Livingston received his doctorate at Washington University in 1965. He has been a National Endowment Independent Studies fellow and a fellow for the Institute of Advanced Studies in the humanities at the University of Edinborough. He has been on the editorial board of Hume Studies and Chronicles: A Magazine of American Culture. Livingston's books include Hume's Philosophy of Common Life and Philosophical Melancholy and Delirium.
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Truth warrior, Jesus follower, wife, and boy mom. Apologetics practitioner for Christianity, the Southern tradition, homeschooling, and freedom. Recovering feminist-socialist-atheist and retired mainstream journalist turned domesticated belle and rabble-rousing rhetorician. A mama who’s adept at triggering statists, so she’s going to bang as loudly as she can.
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Dabney H. Maury (1822-1900) was a Confederate general and founder of the Southern Historical Society.
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Until his retirement in June of 2010, David Middleton served for 33 years as Professor of English at Nicholls State University in Thibodaux, Louisiana. In April 2006 Middleton won The Allen Tate Award for best verse published in The Sewanee Review for 2005. In November 2006 Middleton won the State of Louisiana Governor’s Award for Outstanding Professional Artist for 2006. Middleton’s books of verse include The Burning Fields (LSU Press, 1991), As Far as Light Remains (The Cummington Press [Harry Duncan], 1993), Beyond the Chandeleurs (LSU Press, 1999), and The Habitual Peacefulness of Gruchy: Poems After Pictures by Jean-François Millet (LSU Press, 2005). Middleton’s newest collection, The Fiddler of Driskill Hill: Poems (poems of Louisiana North and South) was published by LSU Press in the fall of 2013.
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Daniel Peters is an independent scholar in California.
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Dan E. Phillips, MD is an Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at Mercer University School of Medicine in Macon, GA. His work has appeared at such places as Lew Rockwell, Intellectual Conservative and Chronicles Magazine.
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Ernest works was born and raised in Spartanburg South Carolina. He holds a BA in Studio Art, BS in Anthropology from the College of Charleston, MFA in Historic Preservation (Savannah College of Art & Design) and a Certificate in Public History (University of West Georgia). He is a member of the Sons of Confederate Veterans (former Georgia Historian, current camp commander in West Virginia) and the Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War (past local Monuments and Graves Registrar, present national GAR Records committee). In 2009 he grew interested in Confederate and Union Monuments while participating in the 100th anniversary of the Carroll County Monument. In 2010, he researched and produced a video “Always Looking North” (shown at the Dixie Film Festival in Athens, Georgia and on YouTube), and a brochure. He works as a Structural Historian in Review & Compliance at the West Virginia State Historic Preservation Office and occasionally consults outside of West Virginia under Blevins Historical Research. Before moving to West Virginia, he resided in Villa Rica, Georgia. He writes a regular history-oriented column for the Charleston (WV) Gazette-Mail. Ernest lives with his wife, Lisa, and their six children in Charleston, West Virginia.
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Edward G. Bourne (1860-1908) was Professor of History at Yale and one of the founders of the study of Latin American History.
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Enoch Cade is an independent historian in Louisiana.
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Curator of African American History at the N.C. Museum of History and co-producer of the documentary video, “Colored Confederates.”
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A native of East Tennessee, Earl Starbuck is an independent historian and a descendant of soldiers on both sides of The Late Unpleasantness and of Governor John Sevier. His father, who was a member of the Sons of Confederate Veterans, taught him to love history and the South. Starbuck holds a BA in History and Political Science from Carson-Newman University and an MA in History from Liberty University. He has no connection to the coffee company.
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Frank Clark has written humor / satire for the John B. Gordon camp, Atlanta and for the Georgia Confederate. He is a stained and beveled glass artist and co-founder and curator of the Col. Hiram Parks Bell Research Center, http://www.bellresearchcenter.com/ Cobb also wrote more than 60 books and 300 short stories. Some of his works were adapted for silent movies. Several of his Judge Priest short stories were adapted in the 1930s for two feature films directed by John Ford, with Will Rogers staring in the lead film, Judge Priest.
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Fred Henry Cox was an attorney in New York City.
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Franklin Debrot teaches philosophy at James Madison University.
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Jonathan Chaves is professor of Chinese at The George Washington University.
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Fitzhugh Lee (1835-1905) was a Confederate general, governor of Virginia, diplomat, grandson of Light Horse Harry Lee, and nephew of Robert E. Lee.
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Forrest L. Marion graduated from the Virginia Military Institute with a BS degree in civil engineering. He earned an MA in military history from the University of Alabama and a doctorate in American history from the University of Tennessee. Since 1998, Dr. Marion has served as a staff historian and oral historian at the Air Force Historical Research Agency, Maxwell AFB, Alabama. Commissioned in 1980, he retired from the U.S. Air Force Reserve in 2010.Forrest L. Marion graduated from the Virginia Military Institute with a BS degree in civil engineering. He earned an MA in military history from the University of Alabama and a doctorate in American history from the University of Tennessee. Since 1998, Dr. Marion has served as a staff historian and oral historian at the Air Force Historical Research Agency, Maxwell AFB, Alabama. Commissioned in 1980, he retired from the U.S. Air Force Reserve in 2010.
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Forrest McDonald (1927-2016) was one of the leading experts on the founding period and the United States Constitution.
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Frank Owlsley (1890-1956) was an historian and author, a member of the "Nashville Agrarians," and a professor of history at Vanderbilt and the University of Alabama.
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Fred, a keyboard mercenary with a disorganized past, has worked on staff for Army Times, The Washingtonian, Soldier of Fortune, Federal Computer Week, and The Washington Times. He has been published in Playboy, Soldier of Fortune, The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, Harper's, National Review, Signal, Air&Space, and suchlike. He has worked as a police writer, technology editor, military specialist, and authority on mercenary soldiers. He is by all accounts as looney as a tune.
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Francis Butler Simkins (1897-1966) was a professor of history and President of the Southern Historical Association. He wrote several books on Southern history and culture.
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Holmes Alexander (1906-1985) was historian, journalist, and author of over a dozen books.
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Henry D. Boykin II is an award winning architect from Camden, SC and the author of two books.
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H.L. Dowless is an author and an international ESL instructor and speculator.
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Henry T. Edmondson III is Carl Vinson Professor of Political Science and Public Administration at Georgia College, Flannery O’Connor’s alma mater. He is the author of Return to Good and Evil: Flannery O’Connor’s Response to Nihilism (Lexington Books, 2002) and A Political Companion to Flannery O’Connor (University Press of Kentucky, 2018).
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Henry Cabot Lodge (1850-1924) was an historian and statesman from Massachusetts.
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Houston Middleton practices law in Lake Charles, Louisiana, where he lives with his wife and three young children. A native of Mobile, Alabama, Houston received his bachelor’s degrees in 2006 from Louisiana State University and his law degree in 2009 from Emory University. Together with one of his heroes, the great early 20th century English Catholic critic of modernity G.K. Chesterton, Houston believes that in our time “America and the whole world is crying out for the spirit of the Old South.”
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Harry Lee Poe is the Charles Colson Chair of Faith and Culture at Union University in Jackson, Tennessee, and author of a number of books on Theology and his kinfolk, Edgar Allan Poe.
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H.A. Scott Trask holds a Ph.D. in American History from the University of South Carolina and is an independent historian.
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A native of Lynchburg, Virginia, the author graduated from the Virginia Military Institute in 1967 with a degree in Civil Engineering and a Regular Commission in the US Army. His service included qualification as an Airborne Ranger, and command of an Engineer company in Vietnam, where he received the Bronze Star. After his return, he resigned his Commission and ended by making a career as a tugboat captain. During this time he was able to earn a Master of Liberal Arts from the University of Richmond, with an international focus on war and cultural revolution. He is a member of the Jamestowne Society, the Society of the Cincinnati in the State of Virginia, the Sons of Confederate Veterans, and the Society of Independent Southern Historians. He currently lives in Richmond, where he writes, studies history, literature and cultural revolution, and occasionally commutes to Norfolk to serve as a tugboat pilot.
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Irvin S. Cobb (June 23, 1876 – March 11, 1944) was an American author, humorist, editor and columnist from Paducah, Kentucky, who relocated to New York in 1904, living there for the remainder of his life. He wrote for the New York World, Joseph Pulitzer's newspaper, as the highest paid staff reporter in the United States.
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Ilana Mercer is the author of The Trump Revolution: The Donald’s Creative Destruction Deconstructed (June 2016) & Into the Cannibal’s Pot: Lessons for America From Post-Apartheid South Africa (2011). She's been writing a weekly, paleolibertarian column, begun in Canadian newspapers, since 1999.
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John Mills Allen (1846-1917), known as "Private John" Allen, was a member of the United States House of Representatives from Mississippi. He gained the nickname "Private John" Allen campaigning for Congress. He was a private throughout the Civil War, and proud of it. In one campaign he ran against a former general. He said that everyone who served as a general in the civil war should vote for the general, " . . . and all of you who were privates and stood guard over the generals while they slept, vote for Private John Allen!" Allen won in a landslide and was thereafter known as "Private John" Allen
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James David Altman is an independent historian in Charleston, SC. He’s the son of the late former S.C. Republican House of Representative of John Graham Altman III.
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J.L. Bennett is an independent historian living in Maryland and the author of Maryland, My Maryland: The Cultural Cleansing of a Small Southern State.
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Jane Brown is an English professor at North Carolina A&T University.
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Jo Ann Cavallo is professor and chair of the Department of Italian at Columbia University.
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Jonathan Chaves is professor of Chinese at The George Washington University.
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Jeff Deist is the President of the Ludvig von Mises Institute.
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John Devanny holds a Ph.D. in American History from the University of South Carolina. Dr. Devanny resides in Front Royal, Virginia, where he writes, tends garden, and occasionally escapes to bird hunt or fly fish..
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Joshua Doggrell is a blessed Christian Southerner who raises three children with his wife on family land in Anniston, Alabama. He has been working in the criminal justice field for 23 years. He has been a contributing columnist for Chronicles magazine and The Fleming Foundation.
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Joscelyn Dunlop is a Virginia native and a widely experienced journalist.
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John Eidsmoe is a retired Air Force Lt. Colonel, a retired Alabama State Defense Force Colonel, and a Colonel in the Mississippi State Guard. He is a Professor of Law at the Oak Brook College of Law and Government Policy, and in his various teaching assignments his students have giving him the Outstanding Professor Award or Prof of the Year Award five times. He has served as Senior Staff Attorney at the Alabama Supreme Court and is currently Senior Counsel & Resident Scholar for the Foundation for Moral Law.
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Julia Deane Freeman was a Southern 19th century author and literary critic.
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Dr. John Grove is Assistant Professor of Political Theory at Lincoln Memorial University and is the author of John C. Calhoun's Theory of Republicanism. He earned his M.A. and Ph.D. from Northern Illinois University and his B.A. from Christopher Newport University. He writes on the American Founding and on Edmund Burke.
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Jonathan Harris is a student at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary.
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James Barron Hope (1829-1887) was a poet, lawyer, and journalist who served in the Confederate War Department. He was honored with providing the dedication poems for numerous monuments across the South, both before and after the War.
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Jacob Hornberger is founder and president of The Future of Freedom Foundation
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Joseph S. Johnston is the retired 13th Circuit Judge for the State of Alabama and a certified firearms instructor.
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Ron and his twin brother Don are the authors of Punished by Poverty, The South Was Right!, Why Not Freedom!, Was Jefferson Davis Right?, and Nullify Tyranny; Ron is the author of Reclaiming Liberty, Nullification: Why and How, and Uncle Seth Fought the Yankees. Ron is past Commander of the Louisiana Division of the Sons of Confederate Veterans and is a life member of the Louisiana Division and the National Sons of Confederate Veterans. Ron is a frequent speaker at SCV, Southern Heritage and other pro-Liberty groups. Ron received a Masters in Health Administration (MHA) from Tulane University in New Orleans, a Master of Jurisprudence in Healthcare Law (MJ) from Loyola University Chicago, a Bachelor’s degree from Northeast Louisiana University, a certificate in Paralegal Studies from Louisiana State University and holds numerous professional designations in healthcare and insurance Risk Management.
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Jack Kerwick has his doctorate degree in philosophy from Temple University; [email protected]; his areas of specialization are ethics and political philosophy, with a particular interest in the classical conservative tradition. His work has appeared in both scholarly journals and popular publications. He is currently a lecturer in philosophy at Rowan College at Burlington County.
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James Everett Kibler is a novelist, poet, and Emeritus Professor of English at the University of Georgia, where he teaches popular courses in Southern literature, examining such figures as William Faulkner, Flannery O’Connor, Cormac McCarthy, Wendell Berry, and Larry Brown. Born and raised in upcountry South Carolina, Kibler spends much of his spare time tending to the renovation of an 1804 plantation home and the reforestation of the surrounding acreage. This home served as the subject of his first book, Our Fathers’ Fields: A Southern Story, for which he was awarded the prestigious Fellowship of Southern Writers Award for Nonfiction in 1999 and the Southern Heritage Society’s Award for Literary Achievement.
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Jason Korbel is an independent historian in Florida.
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Joel Leggett is a Lt. Colonel in the United States Marine Corps and an independent historian.
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John Marquardt is a native of Connecticut but a Southerner at heart. After attending the University of Georgia, Marquardt realized the truth and the value of the Southern tradition. He served in World War II and spent his career in international trade. He currently resides in Tokyo, Japan. His Japanese wife loves Charleston and Savannah and admires Southern culture.
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James McClellan (1937-2005) was a founding member of the Abbeville Institute, director of publications for Liberty Fund, author or editor of several important works on American political philosophy, friend to M.E. Bradford and Russell Kirk, and a staunch Southern partisan.
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Jason Morgan is associate professor at Reitaku University in Chiba, Japan.
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Julie Paine is an independent family educator living in Meridian, Idaho with her husband and four children. She is active in local politics and has taught United States and Idaho State Constitution classes to youth and adults in the community.
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Justin Pederson is an independent historian.
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James (Jim) Pederson is a systems engineer specializing in data analytics for a major a aerospace company who is a self taught independent historian and active member of Sons of Confederate Veterans. He currently resides in Texas.
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Juliette Peers is a Senior Lecturer in the School of Architecture and Design, RMIT University, Melbourne Australia.
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Josh Phillips is an independent historian.
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James Ryder Randall (1839-1908) was a Southern poet, essayist, and journalist.
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John Shelton Reed is Emeritus Professor of Sociology at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill.
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James Rutledge Roesch lives in Florida. He is a member of the Sons of the American Revolution, the Sons of Confederate Veterans, and the Military Order of the Stars and Bars, as well as the author of From Founding Fathers to Fire-Eaters: The Constitutional Doctrine of States' Rights in the Old South.
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Jeff Rogers is a History Professor at Gordon State College and the author of A Southern Writer and the Civil War: The Confederate Imagination of William Gilmore Simms
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Jerry Salyer is an Upper School Latin and Physics Instructor for Immaculata Classical Academy in Louisville, KY.
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Jason Sorens (Ph.D) is a lecturer in the Government Department at Dartmouth College.
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Jeffrey St. John (1930-1997) was an author and an Emmy Award winning nationally syndicated news commentator for The Washington Times, CBS, NBC, ABC, The Voice of America and Mutual Broadcasting.
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Jason Stewart teaches history at Hinds Community College in Jackson, Mississippi. He holds an MA from the University of Southern Mississippi. His thesis was "Comforting the Vanquished: Beauvoir as a Soldiers Home." From 2008-2011 he worked as an oral historian at the Vietnam Center and Archive at Texas Tech University in Lubbock.
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Joseph R. Stromberg is an independent historian born in southwest Florida and currently living in northeastern Georgia. He earned a B.A. and M.A. in History at Florida Atlantic University (1970, 1971) and did further graduate work in History at the University of Florida (1973-75). He was a Richard M. Weaver Fellow in 1970-1971. He has taught college level courses in World Civilizations, American History, and Florida History, as an adjunct instructor. His work has appeared in the Journal of Libertarian Studies, Telos, Chronicles, the Freeman, Future of Freedom, Independent Review, and the American Conservative. He has contributed essays to various collections including Secession, State, and Liberty (1998) and Opposing the Crusader State (2007). On the web he has appeared at Antiwar.com (over a hundred short essays in “The Old Cause” column, 1999-2003), First Principles Journal, Arator, and Anamnesis Journal. His research interests include the Old Right non-interventionists, the American South, peasantries in history, English Enclosures, constitutional issues, secession, and the origins of states and empires.
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J.O. Tate is an independent historian in New York.
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John M. Taylor, from Alexander City, Alabama, worked for over thirty years at Russell Corporation (subsequently Fruit of the Loom), primarily in transportation and logistics. In his second career, Taylor is presently Assistant Director at Adelia M. Russell Library in Alexander City. He holds a B.S. Degree in Transportation from Auburn University and has completed ten MLIS Courses at the University of Alabama. Taylor is married with two sons and two grandchildren. Inspired by his late Mother, who dearly loved the South and knew one of his Confederate ancestors, Taylor has been a member of the Sons of Confederate Veterans since 1989, where he edited both local and State newsletters; this includes eleven years as Editor of Alabama Confederate. He has also supported the Ludwig von Miss Institute since 1993. Taylor’s book, Union At All Costs: From Confederation to Consolidation (Booklocker Publishing), was first released in January 2017.
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James J. Thompson, Jr. was a former professor at William and Mary and a contributing editor at Chronicles Magazine.
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Jack Trotter teaches literature at Trident Tech College, Charleston, South Carolina and frequently writes for Chronicles, A Magazine of American Culture.
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Jefferson Viridi is an independent scholar from Florida.
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Jason Welch holds a Master's Degree in history from Lincoln University and is the Curator of the Tools of Yesteryear Museum.
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John C. Whatley is a retired USArmy Field Artillery Officer and an adjunct professor of business law. He is the author of over 200 by-lined articles on the War Between the States in magazines, newsletters, and newspapers, and is the author of the Typical Confederate series [Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, and Alabama so far]. He also speaks on The War to historic groups in various States. When he has time, he also works as a business and tax consultant.
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Jonathan White is a Virginian whose family has been in the Old Dominion since 1622. He retired from the Army in December after 25 years, including 22 in Special Forces. He holds four master's degrees and is completing his PhD at the University of Alabama. He teaches at the Virginia Military Institute and Liberty University.
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James W. Whitehead V is an independent historian in Virginia.
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Jeff Wolverton is a native of Indiana who graduated from Chattahoochee Technical College in Marietta, Georgia. Though he worked for 22 years as a software engineer, Jeff has always maintained a passion for the written word, and his work—on subjects ranging from Southern history to holistic medicine for dogs—has appeared in various publications. In addition, Jeff has written articles for his church bulletin and book reviews for Amazon.com. The historical fiction novel Love of Two Worlds is his first book. Jeff is now a resident of Temple Terrace, Florida, where he lives with his wife, Lorrie, and their beagle, Annie. When he's not writing, Jeff enjoys reading, studying history, and traveling.
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Mr. Joe Wolverton is a native of Osceola, Arkansas, but as the son of a career soldier, he was raised both in Europe and America, graduating from high school in Frankfurt, Germany. Joe received his B.A. degree in Political Science from Brigham Young University in 1995 and his Juris Doctor in 2001 from the University of Memphis in Tennessee. Since 2004, Joe has been a featured contributor to The New American magazine. Most recently, he has written a cover story article on the rise of the surveillance state, as well as numerous articles exposing the tyranny of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) and related legislation that he has dubbed the Dossier of Dictatorship. His articles on the NDAA, the Constitution, states rights, drones, and the surveillance state have appeared in national and international publications, including LewRockwell.com, the Ron Paul Forums, the Tenth Amendment Center, Infowars, the Guardian (U.K.), and Business Insider, among others. Joe is a featured speaker on the nationwide Nullify Now! tour and lectures frequently at Campaign for Liberty events. Apart from his work as a journalist and public speaker, Joe is a professor of American Government and was a practicing constitutional law attorney until 2009.
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Kent Masterson Brown holds a J.D. from Washington and Lee University and is an accomplished attorney in Kentucky. He was the creator and first editor of the magazine, The Civil War. He is the author of several books, including, Cushing of Gettysburg: The Story of a Union Artillery Commander, Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1993 (a History Book Club selection and recipient of the Award of Merit from the Wisconsin Historical Society) and The Civil War in Kentucky: Battle for the Bluegrass State, Mason City: Savas, 2000. He reissued and re-illustrated A.D. Kirwan’s Johnny Green of the Orphan Brigade through the University Press of Kentucky in 2002; it was recipient of the Basil W. Duke Award for the best reprint of the year. Mr. Brown’s most recent book, Retreat from Gettysburg: Lee, Logistics and the Pennsylvania Campaign, was released in April of 2005 by the University of North Carolina Press and has received rave reviews. It is a selection of the History Book Club and Military Book Club and has been awarded the 2005 Bachelder-Coddington Award, the 2005 United States Army Historical Foundation Award for Distinguished Writing in History and the 2005 Dr. James I. Robertson, Jr. Literary Prize. He has written numerous articles for scholarly historical journals, and regularly leads Civil War battlefield tours. Mr. Brown is a highly-sought-after speaker, and he lectures on Civil War history all across the nation. Twice a year, Mr. Brown conducts walking tours of Civil War battlefields.
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Kevin Flynn is a Retired US. Marine and Iraq and Afghanistan war Veteran. He is a member of the Sons of Confederate Veterans and writes articles biweekly for the Civil War Buff Facebook page.
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Kurt W. Fromherz was born and raised in New Orleans. A graduate of the University of New Orleans, Fromherz has worked as a producer in broadcast journalism and as a Public Information Officer for Plaquemines Parish. During the 2010 oil spill, he was at the forefront of managing the communications for Plaquemines at a critical time for the region. Fromherz currently works as a Manufacturer’s Representative in the marine industry. He is married with two daughters. They live in New Orleans.
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Kevin R.C. Gutzman is the author of Thomas Jefferson--Revolutionary, James Madison and the Making of America, The Politically Incorrect Guide to the Constitution, Virginia's American Revolution, and with Tom Woods Who Killed the Constitution?
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Karen Stokes, an archivist at the South Carolina Historical Society in Charleston, is the author of nine non-fiction books including South Carolina Civilians in Sherman’s Path, The Immortal 600, A Confederate Englishman, Confederate South Carolina, Days of Destruction, and A Legion of Devils: Sherman in South Carolina. Her works of historical fiction include Honor in the Dust and The Immortals. Her latest non-fiction book, An Everlasting Circle: Letters of the Haskell Family of Abbeville, South Carolina, 1861-1865, includes the correspondence of seven brothers who served in the Confederate Army with great distinction.
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Leslie Alexander is the descendent of a Confederate veteran and a Revolutionary War soldier. She brought a small bit of Louisiana earth with her to Dallas.
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Lee Congleton is a retired Major in the United States Army and an independent scholar.
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Laurie Hibbett is an independent scholar in Tennessee.
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Ludwell H. Johnson was Emeritus Professor of History at The College of William and Mary and the author of North Against South: An American Iliad.
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Lucius Quintus Cincinnatus Lamar (1825-1893) was an American politician, diplomat, and jurist. A member of the Democratic Party, he represented Mississippi in both houses of Congress, served as the United States Secretary of the Interior, and was an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States. He raised a Confederate regiment with his own money during the War, served in the army, and was later a Confederate diplomat to Russia, Great Britain, and France.
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Lewis Liberman is a college graduate, professional graphic artist, writer, award winning illustrator, proud Southerner and totally awesome Generation Xer. When he’s not working as an educator, or poking a little fun at the lunacy of the left and the radicals in “Yankee-dom”, he enjoys reading, playing music, serving the Lord and spending time with family. Find him at libertopiacartoon.wordpress.com.
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Louis T. March is an independent historian in Virginia.
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Lunelle McCallister, a native Floridian, is a noted speaker on the history of the Confederacy and her people in multiple states for historical organizations, museums and genealogical societies including William Breman Jewish Heritage & Holocaust Museum in Atlanta.
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Loxley Nichols taught English at Loyola University in Baltimore, Maryland
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Louis D. Rubin, Jr., (1923-2013) was a literary critic and scholar, founder of Algonquin Books, and professor of literature at the University of North Carolina.
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Lola Sanchez is an independent historian in Florida.
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Lyon G. Tyler (1853-1935) was president of the College of William and Mary from 1888-1919 and the second youngest son of President John Tyler.
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Michael Armstrong is a graduate of the State University of New York at Oneonta where he obtained his B. S. in History and his B. A. in Anthropology. He obtained his M.A.T. in Adolescent Education at Binghamton University. He teaches Middle School Social Studies in upstate New York. Despite being a lifelong Northerner, he shares a common cultural heritage with all Appalachians, North and South, and insists that he would have been an ardent Copperhead had he been born a century and a half earlier.
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Dr Michael Arnheim s a London Barrister, Sometime Fellow of St John’s College, Cambridge, and author of 20 published books to date, most recently a new edition of his US Constitution for Dummies (Wiley). His Wikipedia bio is here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Michael_Arnheim.
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Marco Bassani is professor of history of political theory at the University of Milan.
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Michael Boldin is the founder and director of the Tenth Amendment Center.
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Melvin E. "Mel" Bradford (1934-1993) was a conservative political commentator and Professor of Literature at the University of Dallas.. He was the author of A Better Guide than Reason: Federalists and Anti-Federalists, Original Intentions: On the Making and Ratification of the Constitution, Founding Fathers: Brief Life of the Framers of the Constitution, and The Reactionary Imperative: Essays Literary & Political.
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Michael R. Bradley is professor emeritus of History at Motlow State Community College in Tullahoma, Tennessee where he taught for 36 years. He is a native of the Tennessee-Alabama state line region near Fayetteville, Tennessee. He attended Samford University for his B.A., took a Master of Divinity at New Orleans Seminary, and an M.A. and Ph.D. from Vanderbilt University in 1970. He has been pastor of two Presbyterian churches in Middle Tennessee. He served as interim Pastor of two others. Dr. Bradley is the author of several books on the War Between the States including Tullahoma: The 1863 Campaign; With Blood and Fire: Life Behind Union Lines in Middle Tennessee; Nathan Bedford Forrest's Escort and Staff ; It Happened in the Civil War; Forrest's Fighting Preacher, David Campbell Kelley of Tennessee; The Raiding Winter; Civil War Myths and Legends; They Rode with Forrest, and others including a lifetime of articles and talks. In 1994 he was awarded the Jefferson Davis Medal in Southern History. In 2006 he was elected commander of the Tennessee Division SCV and is a Life Member. He served on Tennessee's Civil War Sesquicentennial Commission.
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Dr. Michael J. Connolly is Professor of History at Purdue University Northwest in Indiana. Dr. Connolly received his Ph.D. from the Catholic University of America and is the author of Capitalism, Politics, and Railroads in Jacksonian New England, as well as many articles on nineteenth-century American History. He has been published in New England Quarterly, Modern Age, the Historical Journal of Massachusetts, and the Journal of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era, among others.
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Marshall DeRosa received his Ph.D. and M.A. from the University of Houston and his B. A. from West Virginia University, Magna Cum Laude. He has taught at Davis and Elkins College (1985-1988), Louisiana State University (1988-1990), and Florida Atlantic University (1990-Present). He is a Salvatori Fellow with the Heritage Foundation and full professor in the Department of Political Science. He has published articles and reviews in professional journals, book chapters, and three books. He resides in Wellington, FL, with his wife and four children.
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Marcus Ruiz Evans is the founder of the CalExit movement in California.
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Michael Gaddy is a student and teacher of our founding era and the South for 30 plus years. He's self taught through the writings of the best the South has to offer, including Robert Lewis Dabney, Douglas Southall Freeman, Shelby Foote, Clyde Wilson and John C, Calhoun, to name just a few.
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Mike Goodloe was born in Virginia and raised in Alabama. He has a Ph.D. in Public Policy from George Mason University with a dissertation titled "Money, Democracy, and The Southern Tradition." He is a life member of the Sons of Confederate Veterans and lives in Costa Rica with his wife.
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Michael Jordan is a Professor of English at Hilllsdale College.
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Michael Kogan is Professor Emeritus of Religion and Philosophy at Montclair State University.
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Michael Martin is a teacher, writer, and historian with experience working in both public and private schools. He currently resides in Charleston, South Carolina with his wife and daughter, where he specializes in early Virginia history, genealogy, and the emerging field of sensory history.
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Malcolm McNeill worked as a political artist for The New York Times, cover artist for Marvel Comics and collaborated with author William S. Burroughs for almost a decade. His images have been exhibited in London, New York and Los Angeles. As a Director, he won numerous awards including an Emmy, and was introduced at the Broadcast Design Awards in 1991 as “…the man probably responsible for the most imitated [television] design style of the 1980s”. He has written and published four books.
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Michael Potts, Ph.D., is Professor of Philosophy at Methodist University in Fayetteville, North Carolina.
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Michael Schearaer is an independent historian.
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M. C. Tuggle is a writer in Charlotte, North Carolina, whose short stories have appeared in several publications. The Novel Fox published his novella Aztec Midnight in 2014. His next book, The Genie Hunt, is a tribute to Manly Wade Wellman’s Southern tales, and will be published this summer. He blogs at mctuggle.com
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Mark Royden Winchell (1948-2008) was a professor of English at Clemson University and a prolific writer on Southern culture, the arts, and history.
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Norman Black is a former Navy journalist, news-wire and newspaper reporter, whose news stories, feature articles, and commentaries have appeared in newspapers and magazines in many countries. He is also the author of 12 volumes of autobiographical stories of combat veterans of World War II, Korea, Vietnam and U.S. wars since Vietnam. These volumes constitute his Combat Veterans’ Stories series. His first work is Ice, Fire, and Blood, a military history novel about a period in the Korean War.
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Neil Kumar is a law student who lives in the Arkansas Ozarks. He is a member of the Sons of Confederate Veterans and Sons of the American Revolution, with blood that has been Southern since the seventeenth century
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Norman Stewart is an independent scholar and film critic in North Carolina.
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Nicole Elizabeth Williams is a public policy professional and former political campaign staffer. She holds two postgraduate degrees from the University of Glasgow in the fields of public policy and political communication and is a 2010 graduate of Tulane University. She previously worked as a staffer for a Member of Parliament in the House of Commons in Great Britain prior to returning to the United States. Her primary area of focus is the intersection of Southern colonial history and its effect on contemporary culture with a particular focus on the Scots-Irish. Nicole is from north Georgia and currently resides in Virginia.
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Otto Scott (1918 – 2006) was a journalist and author of corporate histories who also wrote biographies on notable figures such as the abolitionist John Brown, James I of England and Robespierre.
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Prioleau Alexander is a writer for The Charleston Mercury, a broadsheet newspaper committed to Southern culture, history, leaders, and sports afield. Subscriptions are available at their website, CharlestonMercury.com
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Duncan Killen is an attorney in North Carolina.
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Paul Gottfried is the president of the H.L. Mencken Club, a prolific author and social critic, and emeritus professor of humanities at Elizabethtown College.
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Paul C Graham he holds a Bachelor and Masters Degree in Philosophy from the University of South Carolina. He is past president of the SC Masonic Research Society and the current editor of The Palmetto Partisan, the official journal of the SC Division of the Sons of Confederate Veterans. Mr. Graham is a member of several organizations including The Society of Independent Southern Historians and The William Gilmore Simms Society.
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Philo Henderson (1823-1852) was a North Carolina poet.
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Philip Leigh contributed twenty-four articles to The New York Times Disunion blog, which commemorated the Civil War Sesquicentennial. He is the author of U.S. Grant's Failed Presidency, Southern Reconstruction (2017), Lee’s Lost Dispatch and Other Civil War Controversies (2015), and Trading With the Enemy (2014). Phil has lectured a various Civil War forums, including the 23rd Annual Sarasota Conference of the Civil War Education Association and various Civil War Roundtables. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from Florida Institute of Technology and an MBA from Northwestern University.
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Patrick McSweeney was Head of the Office of Legislative Affairs of the U.S. Department of Justice during the Nixon Administration, directed the reorganization of Virginia state government in the 1970s, and served as chairman of he Republican Party of Virginia. He has given many addresses on behalf of the Southern tradition, including the annual address at Arlington Cemetery, the Lee-Jackson ceremony at the Capitol of Virginia, and the address dedicating the monument to the last Capitol of the Confederacy at Danville, Virginia.  He and his wife live on a farm a couple of miles from Lee's last bivouac at his brother's farm in Powhatan, Virginia.
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Patrick Seay is an independent historian in Virginia.
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Patricia Woods is a writer of nonfiction who is now writing romance novels under a nom de plume. Her Southern roots run deep and wide for almost 400 years. Naturally, all her romance novels will be set in the South, as is only proper.
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I was born and reared in Mississippi, lived in both Louisiana and Texas (past 40 years). My wonderful wife of 43 years who recently passed away was from Louisiana. I have spent most of my business career in the oil business. I took up writing as a hobby 7 or 8 years ago and love to write about the South. I have just finished a third novel. I also believe in the South and its true beliefs.
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Rafael Alvarez was a city desk reporter on the Baltimore Sun for nearly a quarter of a century. A former staff writer for the HBO drama The Wire (he helped create the character of Ziggy Sobotka), Alvarez recently completed a feature script about the Nazi occupation of Greece. His new collection of stories is Basilio Boullosa Stars in the Fountain of Highlandtown, published in 2017 by CityLit Press.
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Rev. Larry Beane serves as pastor at Salem Evangelical Lutheran Church in Gretna, LA and teaches high school Apologetics, Economics, and Government at Wittenberg Academy (online).
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Roger W. Cole was the Director of the Division of Language at the University of South Florida.
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Robert Lewis Dabney (1820-1898) was a Southern Presbyterian theologian and a biographer of Thomas J. Jackson.
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Robert Y. Drake (1930-2001) was a writer and professor of Southern Literature.
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Robert Burwell Fulton (1849-1919) was an American university administrator. He served as the seventh Chancellor of the University of Mississippi in Oxford, Mississippi from 1892 to 1906.
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Richard M. Gamble is Associate Professor of History and Anna Margaret Ross Alexander Chair in History and Political Science at Hillsdale College in Hillsdale, Michigan. He also directs Hillsdale's honors program. His teaching has been recognized with the Emily Daugherty Award for Teaching Excellence and twice with the Curtis A. Seichter Endowed History Award. He is a contributing editor at The American Conservative and serves on the editorial board of Humanitas, a publication of the National Humanities Institute. His essays and reviews have appeared in The American Conservative, Humanitas, The Journal of Southern History, Historically Speaking, The Intercollegiate Review, Modern Age, The University Bookman, The Independent Review, and other publications.
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Benjamin Glaser is a father of four and a conservative Presbyterian minister in rural north central South Carolina. He is a native West Virginian and a Marine Corps veteran.
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Mrs. Holley was the third generation of a Southern family in California.
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Robert Hoyle is a Southern Presbyterian who resides on the family farm in Dinwiddie Virginia. He and his wife Rachel currently have four sons.
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Randall Ivey teaches English at the University of South Carolina, Union and is the author of two short story collections and a book for children. His work has appeared in magazines, journals, and anthologies in the United States and England.
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Robin Spencer Lattimore, of Rutherfordton, North Carolina, is an award-winning historian and author of more than 30 books and scholarly monographs that celebrate the history, traditions, and people of the American South. He is the co-author of Southern Splendor: Saving Architectural Treasures of the Old South, published by the University Press of Mississippi in 2018, and author of Southern Plantations: The South’s Grandest Homes, published by Shire Books (now a part of Bloomsbury Publishing) of Oxford, England, in 2012. In addition to his printed works, Lattimore served as the chief historian and commentator for the Emmy-nominated, PBS documentary “Gold Fever and the Bechtler Mint,” produced by UNC-TV and released nationally in 2013. Lattimore was named the North Carolina Historian of the Year in 2009, by the North Carolina Society of Historians. He was bestowed with the legendary Order of the Long Leaf Pine, North Carolina’s highest civilian honor, in 2013. He is a high school teacher at Thomas Jefferson Classical Academy, in Rutherford County, NC.
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Robert McReynolds works as a defense contractor in Washington DC and is enrolled at the Columbus School of Law at Catholic University in Washington DC where he is scheduled to graduate in 2020. He is a writer at Ricochet.com. He spent five years in the United States Navy and is very familiar with the national security establishment of the United States. He hopes to practice antitrust law upon graduating law school. He lives just outside Washington DC on the Maryland side of the Potomac with his wife and their son.
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Ray Merlock is a professor of mass media at the University of South Carolina Upstate.
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Robert E. Merry was the former managing editor of the Tacoma Washington News-Tribune.
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Rod O’Barr is retired and lives in Tennessee with his wife of 45 years, Kathy. He has advanced degrees in Philosophy and Theology, and a lifelong interest in history. He is the webmaster of a WWII website and a member of both the Abbeville Institute and the SCV. When not enjoying time with his children he enjoys doing living history at local schools.
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Robert L. Paquette is a prize-winning historian and co-founder of the Alexander Hamilton Institute for the Study of Western Civilization. He has taught at Hamilton College for thirty-three years, where he held the Publius Virgilius Rogers Chair in American History for seventeen years until January 2011, when he resigned the title in protest of the educational direction of the college.
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Robert Peters is an independent historian in Louisiana.
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R.M. Stangler is an advancement officer at Donnelly College.
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Ryan Walters is and independent historian and the author of The Last Jeffersonian: Grover Cleveland and the Path to Restoring the Republic.
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Richard M. Weaver (1910-1963) was a scholar, literary critic, political philosopher, historian, and champion of the Southern tradition.
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Shane Anderson is a Civil War re-enactor and amateur historian from South Carolina
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Samuel Ashwood is a minister and historian in Oklahoma.
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Samuel T. Francis (1947-2005) was a Southern columnist and writer.
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Stewart O. Jones represents District 14 in the South Carolina State House of Representatives.
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Sam Houston "High Hat Sam" Jones (1897-1978) was the 46th Governor of Louisiana (1940-44).
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Stephen Klugewicz is editor of The Imaginative Conservative. He is the former executive director of the Collegiate Network at ISI and of the Robert and Marie Hansen Foundation and has long experience in education, having been president of Franklin’s Opus, director of education at the National Constitution Center, and headmaster of Regina Luminis Academy. He holds a Ph.D. in American History, with expertise in the eras of the Founding and Early Republic. Dr. Klugewicz is the co-editor of History, on Proper Principles: Essays in Honor of Forrest McDonald and Founders and the Constitution: In Their Own Words.
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Steve Lee is an independent historian in Arizona.
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Dr. Samuel W. Mitcham, Jr., received his Ph.D. from the University of Tennessee. A retired professor of geography and military history, he is the author of 40 books on World War II and the War for Southern Independence, including Bust Hell Wide Open: The Life of Nathan Bedford Forrest. His next books, It Wasn’t About Slavery: The Great Lie of the Civil War, will be released by Regnery History in January 2020, and The Greatest Lynching, to be released by Shotwell Publishing.
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Sarah Sass is an attorney in Virginia.
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St. George Sioussat (1878-1960) was professor of history at Vanderbilt, The University of the South, Brown University, and the University of Pennsylvania, and Chief of the Manuscript Division of the Library of Congress.
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Samuel C. Smith holds a Ph.D in American History from the University of South Carolina. He is an Associate Professor of History and the Director of the Graduate Program at Liberty University.
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Sheldon Vanauken (1914-1996) was an author and friend of C.S. Lewis. His popular work, A Severe Mercy, is being worked for a major motion picture.
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Travis Archie is an independent historian from Missouri.
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Thomas J. Crane has been representing individuals in employment actions for over twenty years. He graduated from Texas Christian University and Tulane University Law School in New Orleans. Licensed in Texas and Louisiana, he has appeared in federal and state court, before the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, the MSPB, and various administrative courts. He is a retired U.S. Army Reserve officer. He served 12 months in the Iraq war.
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Tom Daniel holds a Ph.D in Music Education from Auburn University. He is a husband, father of four cats and a dog, and a college band director who lives back in the woods of Alabama with a cotton field right outside his bedroom window. His grandfather once told him he was "Scotch-Irish," and Tom has been trying to live up to those lofty Southern standards ever since.
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Thomas Cooper De Leon (1839-1914) was the Jewish "Blind Laureate of the Lost Cause" and a journalist, author, and playwright. One brother, Edwin De Leon, was the famous Confederate diplomat and writer, the other, David Camden De Leon, was Confederate Surgeon-General.
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Thomas DiLorenzo is an economics professor at Loyola University in Maryland and is the author of The Problem with Socialism, The Real Lincoln, Lincoln Unmasked, and Hamilton's Curse.
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Timothy A. Duskin is from Northern Virginia. He has a B.A. degree in history from American Christian College, Tulsa, Oklahoma and a M.A. degree in international relations from the University of Oklahoma. He worked for 22 years as an Archives Technician at the National Archives in Washington, D.C. He has also worked as a Writer for the U.S. Taxpayers’ Alliance in Vienna, Virginia and as a Research Assistant for the Plymouth Rock Foundation in Plymouth, Massachusetts. He has a strong interest in and devotion to history and is active in a number of historical organizations.
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Dr. Thomas Fleming is the former editor of Chronicles: A Magazine of American Culture and president of The Rockford Institute. He is now the head of the Fleming Foundation and the author of several books including The Morality of Everyday Life.
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Tom Hervey is a North Carolinian who now resides in the Upstate of South Carolina, where he works in the clinical engineering field. Though his education and professional experience are rather of a technical than an academic nature, he retains a strong personal interest in all things Southern, especially questions of history and economics.
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Travis Holt is an independent farmer and historian in Arkansas.
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Thomas H. Hubert, a native of Tennessee who grew up in Alabama, is a retired scholar, poet, and business person living in the Indianapolis area. He received a Ph. D. in English from the University of Georgia in 1975 with a concentration in American literature; his dissertation was on Allen Tate’s poetry. During the academic phase of his career, he taught at universities in the south and midwest.
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Terry Hulsey is a computer programmer and independent historian and writer living in Arlington, Texas with his wife, a violinist for the Fort Worth Symphony, and two daughters, one of whom is a National Merit Finalist. It view of his small literary footprint, he considers himself to be the minor talent in the family. He hopes to devote more time someday to a study of sortition.
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Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826) was the author of the Declaration of Independence, the founder of the University of Virginia, the Governor of Virginia, Minister to France, United States Secretary of State, Vice-President of the United States, and Third President of the United States.
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Thomas H. Landess (1931-2012) was an author, essayist, and political commentator who taught literature and creative writing for 24 years.
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Thomas Naylor (1936-2012) was a Professor Emeritus of Economics at Duke University, the author of thirty books, and a founder of the Second Vermont Republic.
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Tom Rash is a writer and teacher in Ashville, NC and a board member of Thomas Wolfe Memorial Advisory Committee, Inc. He is working on a documentary of Wolfe's life and influence.
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Tom Riley was born in Buffalo, but through study has become a Rebel from Yankeeland. He works as a freelance copywriter and is the author of Love Poems of a Hatemonger and The Ghost of Biden’s Brain.
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Theodore Roosevelt (1858-1919) was the 26th President of the United States.
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Ulrich B. Phillips (1877-1934) was a pioneering historian on Southern economics, politics, labor, and culture.
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Vann Boseman is an independent historian in Florida.
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Vito Mussomeli is a retired attorney living in Texas. He has spoken and written extensively on the Confederate Constitution and the Confederate legal system.
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Valerie Protopapas is an independent historian and the editor of The Southern Cavalry Review, the journal of The Stuart-Mosby Historical Society.
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Bill Cawthon (1946-2016) was an independent historian in Eufaula, Alabama.
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William E. Dodd (1869-1940) was a preeminent Southern historian and American diplomat. He served as United States Ambassador to Germany from 1933-1937, had a ship named after him during World War II, and was a critically acclaimed writer.
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Wes Franklin is an independent historian born, raised, and still living in the Missouri Ozarks.
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William Freehoff (1918-2003) was a newspaper editor and broadcast journalist.
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Walt Garlington is a chemical engineer turned writer (and, when able, a planter). He makes his home in Louisiana and is editor of the 'Confiteri: A Southern Perspective' web site.
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William Robertson Garrett (1839-1904) was a Southern historian and author.
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William Gill is an author and political correspondent. His books include Why Reagan Won: The Conservative Movement 1964-1981.
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William J. Hardee (1815-1873) was one of the leading Confederate general officers in the War. His writings on tactics and strategy were used by both sides in the conflict.
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Wayne Hogan is a freelance writer from Tennessee.
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William H. Hunter, MD (1924-2008) was a general practitioner in Clemson, SC.
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Walter D. (Donnie) Kennedy was born and reared in Mississippi. Donnie moved to Louisiana at the age of 19. He received his bachelor’s degree form the University of Louisiana, Monroe, La. and graduated Charlotte Memorial Medical Center School of Anesthesia, Charlotte, NC. Donnie and his twin brother, Ron, are best known for their bestselling book, The South Was Right! having sold more than 130,000 copies as of 2014. The Kennedy Twins have written eight other books since the release of The South Was Right! as well as editing, annotating and republishing an 1825 textbook on the Constitution by William Rawle. Donnie is the author of Myths of American Slavery and Rekilling Lincoln, (release date, Spring 2015). Both Donnie and his twin brother have served as commander of the Louisiana Division, Sons of Confederate Veterans. They have received awards and special recognition from numerous conservative and Southern organizations. The Kennedy Twins have been interviewed by numerous media outlets such as British Broadcasting Corporation, French National T.V., Al Jazeera, and numerous American radio and T.V. hosts.
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Won Kim was a fellow with the Woodrow Wilson Center in Washington D.C.
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Warren Leamon (1938-2017) held a Ph.D in English from University College in Dublin, Ireland. He taught English at the University of Georgia and was an author, poet, and literary critic.
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Wayne Pease Jr. lives in Joplin, MO with his lovely wife Jessica and is currently writing a book on black Confederate soldiers.
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William J. Quirk was a law professor at the University of South Carolina.
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William J. Watkins, Jr. is a Research Fellow at the Independent Institute and author of the book Crossroads for Liberty: Recovering the Anti-Federalist Values of America's First Constitution. He received his B.A. in history and German summa cum laude from Clemson University and his J.D. cum laude from the University of South Carolina School of Law. Mr. Watkins is a former law clerk to Judge William B. Traxler, Jr., of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, and he is President of the Greenville, SC, Lawyers Chapter of the Federalist Society. He has served as a prosecutor and defense lawyer, and has practiced in various state and federal courts.
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Sean Busick hold a Ph.D in American History from the University of South Carolina. He is Associate Professor of History at Athens State University and President of the William Gilmore Simms Society. He is the author of A Sober Desire for History: William Gilmore Simms as Historian (USC Press, 2005) and other books.
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W. Kirk Wood holds a Ph.D in American History from the University of South Carolina. He taught history at Alabama State University from 1986-2010 and is the author of two books on nullification.
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Zachary Garris holds a Master of Divinity from Reformed Theological Seminary (Jackson, Mississippi) and a Juris Doctor from Wayne State University Law School. He is editor of Dabney on Fire: A Theology of Parenting, Education, Feminism, and Government and writes at KnowingScripture.com and TeachDiligently.com.
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