(Father Dabney, Identity Dixie) – There are things that are very clear to me in our continuing battle to reassert ourselves as a separate and distinct people. First, culture is upstream of politics. Second, propaganda is the boat that carries politics up the stream where culture can be changed, for good or ill. Lastly, everything you see in the media is propaganda. And unless we can exploit these truths for the benefit of our people, we will never see our country free.
As Southerners, wanting our ancestors’ vision of a Free Dixie was normal for most of my life. We talked about it, we sang about it, we wore Confederate branded clothing, and we flew traditional Southern flags everywhere. Our people, our heroes, and our history were the fascination of the world, and, still to this day, when adjusted for inflation, Gone with the Wind is the highest grossing film ever (about 4.2 billion in U.S. dollars)!
However, through a slow but relentless propaganda campaign, our enemies have subverted our culture. And the catastrophe of the Dylann Roof murders in 2015 was the catalyst toward the Final Reconstruction. But, honestly, it had its infancy right after the War in our schools and churches, as Yankee teachers and clergy imbedded themselves in the cornerstones of Southern culture. And, it has been very effective.
Most of our churches fly the U.S. flag, if not blatantly inside the sanctuary. In our public schools, rarely is the Southern perspective of the War promoted, nor any favorable history of our people. Instead, the institutions of shame…