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Secession Ball

NAACP Protests 'Secession Ball' In South Carolina

AP | JEFFREY COLLINS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

CHARLESTON, S.C. — The memory of the Civil War collided with modern-day civil rights Monday as protesters targeted a "Secession Ball," commemora...

Barack Obama: Same as He Ever Was

Cliff Schecter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Cliff Schecter

In the wake of President Barack Obama's premature capitulation to the Republicans in the tax wars, a party who I might remind you controls neither Con...

South Carolina Celebration Of Secession Sparks New Tensions

The State | Wayne Washington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Two of the first events scheduled to mark the anniversary -- a privately sponsored secession ball Monday in Charleston and an effort to display the or...

NAACP To Protest As South Carolinians Celebrate Confederacy With 'Secession Ball'

The State | Gina Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Members of South Carolina's NAACP will march in protest of a "secession ball" in Charleston later this month which will commemorate the 150th annivers...