American iconoclasm is alive and well. No one is truly debating the causes of the Civil War- we are debating what can and should be remembered and taught to our children. Progressive activists want our history to be written in stone, with only the chisels they select. This is not historical debate we are experiencing, it is a whitewashing.
The Federalist is fighting back.
Attacks on Confederate heritage have quickly evolved into attacks on American heritage, which was always the ultimate goal.