Failing to remember the past

This month’s 150th anniversary of Alabama seceding from the United States went unmarked in the Yellow Hammer State.

And that’s a shame.

The Jan.11, 1861, secession declaration is certainly no cause for celebration, but it was a watershed event for Alabama, and should not be ignored regardless of the pain and embarrassment of the memory for some.

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