Oct 25, 2018
Orderlyforlee Podcast Interview with Gregory Newson on the Wild Southern Ride.
Orderlyforlee invites his friend, Gregory Newson, Artist, publisher and Black Confederate Advocate from New York City to have a candid conversation about Black Confederate Heritage and his experiences. The Wild Southern Ride takes a tour to New York to find a lone Black Confederate in the ranks. The two men met for the first time in Memphis, TN and have shared a friendship in a unique way every sense. Hear the men talk as Orderlyforlee allows us a window into a special relationship along his Confederate journey. Two Black men from different parts of the country take on the critics of the South, defends the historical legacy of Southern Generals and invite you into their world of Southern Heritage. Newson is a self published Author of, "The Uppity Spy" And "Get Forrest" as well as many other publications. An Artist and illustrator, Newson also teamed with Arnold to do the illustrations in his second book, Robert E. Lee's orderly A Black Youth's Southern Inheritance. Arnold describes Gregory Newson as one of the most fascinating people he has met on his Black Confederate Journey. Newson, known throughout the country for sporting his Gray wool Confederate uniform, is a unique representation of Confederate diversity.
Art work (Featured Episode Images) at Orderlyforlee Podcast is the work of Gregory Newson, Artist and Publisher and can be obtained at newsonpublishing.com
Book: Robert E. Lee's Orderly A Modern Black Man's Confederate Journey Published October 2015 (Foreword by Historian, Dr. Otis Pickett, Ph.D)
Extended Edition: Published August 2018 (Foreword by James Meredith, Author and one of the Last Living Civil Rights Icons)
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