confederate states of america http://kbia.org en Long after death, Confederate spy honored in Ark. http://kbia.org/post/long-after-death-confederate-spy-honored-ark <p>The story of David O. Dodd is relatively unknown outside of Arkansas, but the teenage spy who chose to hang rather than betray the Confederate cause is seen as a folk hero by many in his home state.</p><p>Street signs and an elementary school in Little Rock have long borne Dodd's name.</p><p>Now, a state commission has approved an application for another tribute to Dodd and revived an age-old question: Should states look for ways to commemorate historical figures who fought to defend unjust institutions?</p> Mon, 15 Oct 2012 20:30:05 +0000 Associated Press 22834 at http://kbia.org