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Observance Of Civil War Anniversary Opens Old Wounds

9/6/2007 • News, States Rights

After so many years, the wounds have yet to heal. The bitter debate over states’ rights. The conflict over race that split the country into North and South. The Civil War? No, the scuffle half a century ago over how to commemorate that war’s centennial.