A listener asked what are the “origins of the conservative faction of the Republican Party?” This is a good question. He provided three plausible scenarios and asked in any had merit. I discuss his question and the GOSP in this episode of The Brion McClanahan Show.
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Kevin Levin has a new book coming out that Yale historian David Blight thinks will destroy the most pervasive myth of the “Civil War,” that of Black Confederates. Both Blight and Levin, and their bosom buddy Bruce Levine, knock down this neo-Confederate straw man whenever they can. If you listen to these three knuckleheads, every historian is a neo-Confederate in need of a reeducation. If …more
This one is for the dozens of people who contacted me about my thoughts on David Barton. Should we listen to him? Short answer: no. Longer answer: run away. I explain why David Barton is one of the most problematic people on the “right”–while pointing out just a few of his stupid statements in a recent media appearance–in this episode of The Brion McClanahan Show.