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Civil War Generals

An All-But-Forgotten American Hero

Jamie Malanowski | Posted 12.28.2014 | Books
Jamie Malanowski

October 28 marks the 150th anniversary of what may well be the greatest individual feat of arms in American history.

Virginia City May Repeal Law Requiring Streets To Be Named For Confederate Generals

AP | Posted 03.16.2014 | Politics

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — Steeped in Civil War history, the northern Virginia city of Alexandria is considering repeal of an old law requiring certain ...

Stop Honoring Rebel Generals

Jamie Malanowski | Posted 09.14.2013 | Politics
Jamie Malanowski

In the build-ups during World Wars I and II, the army had to quickly construct dozens of new forts across the country. Most were named for military heroes, and most of the ones in the south were named for Confederate generals.