With all the attention on the white nationalist terrorist attack in Charlottesville, let’s not forget Uncle Sam’s curious comforting of treasonous Confederates.
While places such as Maryland, New Orleans and Charlottesville have taken action against proslavery and Confederate statues, 10 U.S. military bases continue to honor the rebels by carrying names of their leaders.
Consider the irony — American military facilities are named after Confederate generals who waged war on the United States government and killed its troops. How crazy is that? (Washington Post)