In 1895, the people of Louisville buried a time capsule with some rare Confederate artifacts. It included everything from a cigar smoked by the Confederate President Jefferson Davis to some Confederate currency. This week, the capsule was opened to reveal that it’s now just a bunch of soggy garbage. How fitting. The time capsule has been the center of controversy for some time, as it was resting underneath a hotly debated 70-foot tall Confederate monument near the University of Louisville. When it was announced that the monument would be removed,…Read More
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