This is a discussion from NPR’s “Fresh Aire” program. Host Dave Davies speaks with journalist and author Brian Palmer, who toured a number of confederate heritage sites, discovering fake and distorted history.
We’ve previously covered the story he wrote in Smithsonian Magazine here.
You can access the 17:07 program here. He talks about some of the lies and distortions he came across as well as a little bit of his own family history.