"The Confederacy was on the wrong side of history and humanity . . . This is the history we should never forget and one that we should never again put on a pedestal to be revered."... CONTINUE
Ashton is the editor and founder of Deep South Daily. In 2011, he began Deep South Daily as a blog for a journalism class project while he was a student at the University of Southern Mississippi, but it quickly grew into much more. Ashton's work has been published in several notable publications over the years, including The New York Times. You can follow him on Twitter @ashtonpittman.