Confederate States of America
Unrecognized breakaway state in North America from 1861 to 1865
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The Confederate States of America (CSA), commonly referred to as the Confederate States or the Confederacy, was an unrecognized breakaway state in existence from February 8, 1861 to May 9, 1865, that fought against the United States of America during the American Civil War.
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Portraits of former Confederate House speakers to be removed: PelosiPortraits of four former House of Representatives speakers who served the Confederacy will be removed from the U.S. Capitol, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Thursday.
Kentucky to remove statue of Confederate leader Jefferson Davis from CapitolKentucky on Friday agreed to remove a statue of Confederate President Jefferson Davis from its State Capitol building, the latest action in a renewed drive to take down such monuments in the wake of..
Knocked off their perch: protesters target empire builders, Confederate symbolsOnce feted as pioneers, some of the architects of Europe's empire building now face a backlash: anti-racism protesters are demanding their legacies be revisited and their often imposing statues be torn..
Defying Trump, Republican-led Senate panel backs stripping Confederate names from military basesThe Republican-led U.S. Senate Armed Services Committee voted to require the Department of Defense to rename military bases named after Confederate generals, setting up a clash with President Donald..
U.S. Senate committee backs renaming bases named after ConfederatesThe Republican-led U.S. Senate Armed Services Committee voted to require the Department of Defense to rename military bases named after Confederate generals, setting up a clash with President Donald..
Protesters topple another Confederate statue in Virginia state capitalProtesters toppled a statue of the president of the Confederacy in the Virginia state capital of Richmond late on Wednesday, the latest U.S. monument to be torn down during nationwide demonstrations..
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Pelosi urges Congress to remove Confederate statues from U.S. CapitolU.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi urged Congress on Wednesday to immediately take steps to remove from the U.S. Capitol 11 statues representing Confederate leaders and soldiers from..
Trump rejects calls to drop Confederate base namesThe president said the bases named for rebel generals "have become part of a Great American heritage".
NASCAR bans Confederate flag; Wallace to drive with #BlackLivesMatters liveryNASCAR banned the Confederate flag on Wednesday from all events, and Bubba Wallace, the only African American driving in the NASCAR Cup Series, will use a #BlackLivesMatter livery on his car for a race..
After military opens door, Trump rejects removing names of Confederate leaders from U.S. basesU.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday rejected any proposal to rename U.S. military bases that are named for Confederate leaders from the 1860s Civil War, dismissing appeals made in the wake of the..
Trump rules out renaming U.S. bases named for Confederate leadersU.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday rejected any proposal to rename U.S. military bases that are named for Confederate leaders from the 1860s civil war, dismissing appeals made in the wake of the..
U.S. Navy to bar Confederate flags from ships, aircraft, basesThe U.S. Navy is working to ban the Confederate battle flag from all public spaces on Navy installations, ships and aircraft, the service said on Tuesday, as the military and the country as a whole..
Virginia judge blocks governor's demand to pull down Confederate statueA judge in Richmond, Virginia, on Monday issued a 10-day injunction against Governor Ralph Northam's decision to remove a statue of Confederate General Robert E. Lee from the city, according to the..
Virginia governor banishes statue of Civil War General LeeVirginia Governor Ralph Northam, responding to widespread protests decrying racism after the death of a black man in police custody in Minneapolis, ordered on Thursday the removal of a statue of..
Robert E Lee statue: Virginia governor announces removal of monumentVirginia's governor says the monument to the Confederate general will be taken down in Richmond.
US Civil War steamship that sank in Liverpool gets protected statusLelia was sent to help Confederate forces in the US Civil War but sank in Liverpool Bay in 1865.