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Pro-Confederate Rallies Resume In Dixie


James Edwards of The Political Cesspool and League of the South members attend Nathan Bedford Forrest rally in Memphis

James Edwards of The Political Cesspool and League of the South members attend Nathan Bedford Forrest rally in Memphis

By Hunter Wallace

Editor’s Note: After compiling that enormous list of pro-Confederate activism last weekend, I haven’t been able to keep track of everything that has taken place this week. I have a lot of catching up to do and have barely scratched the surface here. Those who are taking a stand in defense of our heritage should be honored for doing so.

Memphis, TN

James Edwards of The Political Cesspool and League of the South members joined a crowd of over 500 people in Memphis, TN who rallied against plans to violate the grave of General Nathan Bedford Forrest.

Stafford, VA

60 to 70 people showed up to support the Confederate Battle Flag at the second League of the South rally in Stafford, VA.

Ocala, FL

Almost 5,000 people turned out for the “Florida Southern Pride Ride” in Ocala, FL in the largest pro-Confederate Battle Flag demonstration to date.

Update: Six shots were fired from a black neighborhood at the pro-Confederate Battle Flag supporters in Ocala.

Calhoun, GA

More than 500 vehicles flying the Confederate Battle Flag showed up at the Wal-Mart in Calhoun, GA.

Richland Hills, TX

More than 100 people gathered to defend the Richland High School Rebel mascot in Richland Hill, TX.

Burlington, NC

Around 100 people came out to support the Confederate Battle Flag at a Dixie Outfitters outlet in Burlington, NC.

Gainesville, FL

I’ve already covered the League of the South counter-demonstration in Gainesville, FL.

Erwin, NC

About two dozen people paraded through Harnett County, NC in support of the Confederate Battle Flag.

Oklahoma City, OK

Dozens of people paraded around with the Confederate Battle Flag at the Oklahoma State Capitol.

Loxahatchee, FL

Hundreds of people rallied in support of the Confederate Battle Flag in Loxahatchee, FL.

Lake City, SC

Lots of people rallied in support of the Confederate Battle Flag in Lake City, SC.

Tyler, TX

Dozens of people rallied in support of the Confederate Battle Flag in Tyler, TX.

Giles County, VA

50 people paraded again through Giles County, VA in support of the Confederate Battle Flag.

Knoxville, TN

Supporters of the Confederate Battle Flag rallied in Knoxville.

Greene County, VA

Dozens of people paraded through Greene County, VA with the Confederate Battle Flag.

Statesville, NC

Roughly 75 people rallied in support of the Confederate Battle Flag in Statesville, NC.

San Antonio, TX

Supporters of the Confederate Battle Flag marched through downtown San Antonio.

Crossville, TN

Dozens of people rallied in support of the Confederate Battle Flag in Crossville, TN.

WMC Action News 5 – Memphis, Tennessee