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MARY PHAGAN DAY OBSERVED IN GEORGIA
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MARY PHAGAN DAY OBSERVED IN GEORGIA

LITTLE MARY PHAGAN DAY RECOGNIZED IN GEORGIA   (ATLANTA – June 1, 2016) Three years ago, the Georgia Division of the Sons of Confederate Veterans authorized an annual day to remember “Little Mary Phagan,” one of Georgia’s daughters who was brutally murdered while on her way to attend a Confederate Memorial Day parade in 1913.  Her murder remains one of the most tragic stories in Georgia history; but the memory of this innocent girl — and the immediate response of […]

NEW MONUMENT DEDICATED IN DAHLONEGA
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NEW MONUMENT DEDICATED IN DAHLONEGA

NEW CONFEDERATE MONUMENT TO BE DEDICATED IN DAHLONEGA   (ATLANTA – May 24, 2016)  Despite politically-correct attacks on Confederate monuments and symbols over the past year, the Sons of Confederate Veterans in Georgia have been continuing work on increasing the number of Confederate monuments across the state.  The next such monument will be dedicated on Memorial Day on May 30th at 3:00 pm at 99 Courthouse Hill in Dahlonega. The Blue Ridge Rifles Camp # 1860 has been working on […]

RESOLUTION AGAINST VA BILL
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RESOLUTION AGAINST VA BILL

RESOLUTION OF CONDEMNATION AGAINST PROPOSED VETERANS ADMINISTRATION BILL  (ATLANTA – May 31, 2016) The Georgia Division of the Sons of Confederate Veterans condemns in the most vehement manner H.R. 4974 passed on May 19, 2016 entitled “Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2017” which included an anti-Southern bigoted amendment to prohibit large scale displays of Confederate flags in Veterans Administration Cemeteries (effectively, all national cemeteries), including mass Confederate graves.  The proposed resolution is a slap in […]

BILL INTRODUCED TO ERASE CONFEDERATE MEMORIAL DAY
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BILL INTRODUCED TO ERASE CONFEDERATE MEMORIAL DAY

Above, Georgia state senator Vincent Fort, author of the bill to erase Confederate holidays, is shown being previously arrested for participating in a protest of Occupy Atlanta in an effort to impede the 2nd Amendment. The Georgia Taliban isn’t wasting anytime in this 2016 legislative session. Taliban leader and State Senator Vincent Fort of Atlanta has filed this week State Senate Bill 294 in the Georgia State Legislature.  The below summary of the State Senate bill 294 says it all: […]

Stop the Attack on Stone Mountain Park Now!
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Stop the Attack on Stone Mountain Park Now!

The 2016 Georgia Legislative Session opened on January 11, 2016 and already Representative LeDawn Jones (D) of District 62 of DeKalb County has entered House Bill 760 to change the purpose of Stone Mountain and gives unlimited power to state bureaucrats to make “appropriate changes” to Georgia’s Monuments. If you oppose this attack on our Confederate Memorial at Stone Mountain, here are specific things you can do right now.  Remember, the enemies of our Southern Heritage are serious about making […]

Liberals Introduce Bill to Change Stone Mountain Park
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Liberals Introduce Bill to Change Stone Mountain Park

The 2016 Georgia Legislative Session opened on January 11, 2016 and already Representative LeDawn Jones (D) of District 62 of DeKalb County has entered House Bill 760 to change the purpose of Stone Mountain and gives unlimited power to state bureaucrats to make “appropriate changes” to Georgia’s Monuments. House Bill 760 makes the following changes: Eliminates Stone Mountain Memorial Park as a memorial to the Confederacy. Gives the state, its agencies, departments, authorities, or instrumentalities overseeing such monuments or memorials […]

ANNUAL ROBERT E LEE CELEBRATION
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ANNUAL ROBERT E LEE CELEBRATION

(ATLANTA – January 14, 2016)    Robert E. Lee’s birthday is a state holiday observed here in Georgia.  In commemoration of Confederate General Robert E. Lee’s birthday, Georgia’s annual “Robert E. Lee Celebration” this year is scheduled for this Saturday, January 16, only three days before the actual day of Lee’s birth, January 19.   The special ceremony will take place in Milledgeville at the Old Capitol Building which served as the state’s capitol during the War for Southern Independence. Robert E. […]

SCV RESPONDS TO ATTEMPT TO PLACE MLK STATUE ON STONE MOUNTAIN
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SCV RESPONDS TO ATTEMPT TO PLACE MLK STATUE ON STONE MOUNTAIN

(ATLANTA – October 12, 2015)    The Georgia Division of the Sons of Confederate Veterans responded today to the proposal by the Stone Mountain Memorial Association to erect a monument to MLK, former black civil rights activist.  This decision by the Stone Mountain Memorial Association is wholly inappropriate in that it is an intentional act of disrespect toward the stated purpose of the Stone Mountain memorial from its inception as well as a possible violation of the law which established the […]

SCV RESPONSE TO GOVERNOR DEAL’S REMOVAL OF CONFEDERATE MEMORIAL DAY FROM THE STATE CALENDAR
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SCV RESPONSE TO GOVERNOR DEAL’S REMOVAL OF CONFEDERATE MEMORIAL DAY FROM THE STATE CALENDAR

(ATLANTA – August 7, 2015)  “Sensitivity” has become the camouflage for censorship in modern America. Current Governor Nathan Deal has moved to strip the reasons for two of Georgia’s most significant holidays without explanation. But the reason can certainly be inferred: it is the mistaken belief that as an expression of sympathy, Georgia’s history must be scrubbed in response to a criminal act in another state.      The Governor’s act is wrong on every level. In April, 1861 Abraham Lincoln mobilized […]

CBS ATLANTA FACING LAWSUIT BY SONS OF CONFEDERATE VETERANS
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CBS ATLANTA FACING LAWSUIT BY SONS OF CONFEDERATE VETERANS

(ATLANTA – August 3, 2015)   On Sunday, CBS 46 in Atlanta featured a story on their television newscast, on their website, and on their Facebook and social media pages about a supposed resurgence of the KKK in Paulding County.  Prominently featured with the story, however, was the legally registered logo of the Sons of Confederate Veterans, an organization which is in no way affiliated with the Klan.  The Sons of Confederate Veterans was founded in 1896 by actual sons of […]