“Game of Thrones” creators David Benioff, left, and D.B. Weiss have created an HBO series in which slavery remains legal in the modern-day South.
“Game of Thrones” creators David Benioff, left, and D.B. Weiss have created an HBO series in which slavery remains legal in the modern-day South. Chris Pizzello Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP
“Game of Thrones” creators David Benioff, left, and D.B. Weiss have created an HBO series in which slavery remains legal in the modern-day South. Chris Pizzello Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP

Terrible – or ideal – time for HBO’s ‘Confederate’

July 23, 2017 03:47 PM