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QU POLIS: The Confederacy – A Rebellion by the Southern Aristocracy
October 24, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Successful revolutions like the American against King George III, the French against King Louis XVI, and the Russian against the Czar Nicholas II were successful. They were conducted by the middle class. The revolution of the Confederate States was a failure. It was conducted by the aristocracy. This lecture examines the values dictated by the slave culture that led to the poor planning and self-defeating decisions that doomed this rebellion from the outset.
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