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Remember a pair of Southern heroes

...They wrote it. Gen. Robert E. Lee was born Jan. 21, 1807. He was called the greatest American general by Gen. Dwight D. Eisenhower. Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson was born Jan. 19, 1824. Robert L. Gordon North Augusta, S.C.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2010/01/15/let_563237.shtml
Letters
Believes attacks on flag are Quixotic

...tough for the black leaders and the government to solve the real problems. It is easier to look for an excuse. At least, it seems like something is being done - even if nothing is really gained by it. Dr. Robert L. Gordon, North Augusta

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/01/31/op_203376.shtml
Opinion columns
Remembering a Civil War warrior

...defeated by a much greater manpower. But for those who fought proudly to the end it was their honor to stand together in remembrance of great warriors such as Stonewall Jackson. It was their final duty call. Robert L. Gordon, North Augusta

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/01/19/op_307662.shtml
Opinion columns
Chastises historian for take on flag

...invasion and destruction of a legitimately formed Southern nation while deifying the most tyrannical of presidents. Impugning the motives of those who wish to honor our brave ancestors is a cheap shot. Robert L. Gordon, DMD, North Augusta

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/08/30/op_237543.shtml
Opinion columns
Salutes Rebel president on birthday

...citizenship was restored. He was a complex individual that history says little about. But he should not be brushed aside with historical rhetoric -- especially today, the anniversary of his birthday. Dr. Robert L. Gordon,North Augusta

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/06/03/op_230104.shtml
Opinion columns
Offers more history of Civil War

...indeed ludicrous to continue to espouse the cause as just about slavery. Southerners had a different mindset toward the federal government, then and now. It was Jeffersonian or anti-federalist. ... Robert L. Gordon, North Augusta

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/01/25/op_221243.shtml
Opinion columns
Church-state separation not required by Constitution

...Religion is the balance that government needs to prevent tyranny. Proof positive is the civil rights movement, which began in the churches of America before it reached the halls of Congress. Robert L. Gordon, North Augusta, S.C.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/07/27/op_321059.shtml
Opinion columns
Wants history judged `in context'

...black, and increased taxes tenfold. So there was plenty of oppression to go around, but these strong Southerners were survivors. Both races helped the other amid the atrocities of Union occupation. Dr. Robert L. Gordon, North Augusta

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/05/06/edi_207830.shtml
Editorials
Remember great leader on his birthday

...He later said to his minister back in Richmond: "It is left in God's hands."Lee's birthday is today.Robert L. Gordon, D.M.D.North Augusta, S.C.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2011-01-19/remember-great-leader-hi
Letters
Insists slavery was the real `rub'

Dr. Robert L. Gordon (letter, May 16) says Abe Lincoln assured Southerners that he would not interfere with slavery. This is what Mr. Lincoln had...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/05/25/op_262230.shtml
Opinion columns