TITLE

Lost Cause

AUTHOR(S)
Zengerle, Jason
PUB. DATE
August 2004
SOURCE
New Republic;8/2/2004, Vol. 231 Issue 5, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Profiles Walt Hilderman, a member of the Sons of Confederate Veterans, and his campaign to run for commander-in-chief of the SCV. Problem of the SCV being rife with racists and radical right-wing extremists; Hilderman's dismay at the SCV's behavior and there neglect of its original practices, such as cleaning grave stones and directing Civil War reenactments; How the SCV is in danger of aligning itself with white supremacy groups and neo-secessionist extremism; Hilderman's plans for reform.
ACCESSION #
13884488

 

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