Tagged With Civil War

Aid agencies in Yemen are worried that cholera is being overlooked as COVID-19 overwhelms the countries already fragile healthcare system after 5 years of crisis


Trump is defending Confederate monuments as his GOP allies compare anti-racism protesters to the Confederacy


GOP Sen. Tom Cotton compares largely peaceful anti-racism protesters in Portland to the Confederate army



Pentagon effectively bans the Confederate battle flag from military bases in memo rejecting 'divisive symbols'


Top general slams Confederacy as 'an act of treason' and says the country needs to take 'hard look' at bases honouring its leaders


Lawmakers consider spending $1 million to strip all Confederate names from US Army bases



Black US Army cadets say they were called the N-word and 'shunned' for reporting discrimination at West Point


Mnuchin defends Trump's stance on Confederate monuments: 'We need to have a balanced view of history'


Here's the original military order that freed the enslaved in Texas and formed the basis for Juneteenth


Trump says he 'will not even consider' renaming US military bases that honour Confederate rebellion leaders


More Americans could die from coronavirus than those killed in battle during Civil War, White House projection shows


Oil climbs above $65 after an escalation in Libya's civil war forces the shutdown of 2 major oilfields



The history behind the most controversial holiday beverage of all time, which was once likened to an energy drink and even prompted a drunken riot at West Point


Lawmakers want to stop the US military from naming things for Confederate soldiers. These 10 bases are still symbols of the Confederacy


The last Confederate troops to surrender in the Civil War were Native American — here’s how they ended up fighting for the South


Here's the story of Dr. Mary Edwards Walker — a shotgun-wielding legend who is the only woman ever to win the Medal of Honour



These stunning portraits put a human face on the US's most deadly war


Why no one can agree where the South really is


13 inspiring quotes from Abraham Lincoln on liberty, leadership, and character


Saudi Arabia's missile defences look to have 'failed catastrophically' at trying to stop a large Houthi strike