Toward a Mainstream Discussion on Blacks in Confederate Service

Well, some people’s greatest fears are now coming to pass: a discussion on historical matters spearheaded by bloggers is gaining more attention in the aftermath of John Stauffer’s effort to counter the analysis of reports of black Confederate soldiers offered by Kevin Levin, Andy Hall, and me, among others.

See this.

Meanwhile, Yankees take two of three from Boston, with Rivera moving two saves closer to being the number one all time closer in number of regular season saves.  We watch history here.