It’s an interesting piece over at The Federalist: The danger in thinking this way is that eventually you lose hold of the past. Some Americans, especially on the Left, would be fine with that—the past was full of unenlightened racists and homophobes, after all, good riddance to them. For them, the past is an ever-present […]
Sounds like he was poking fun at his colleagues over the Confederate flag controversy: A South Carolina lawmaker sent out a Christmas card featuring a photo of the Confederate flag that was removed this year from the Statehouse to his Republican colleagues, suggesting they use the holiday to “ask for forgiveness of all your sins […]
Both chambers for South Carolina approved taking down the Confederate flag from the state house.
MSNBC host Chris Hayes apologized on his show Thursday night to Fox News host Bill O’Reilly over a segment on the Confederate flag on Tuesday in which he told viewers, “Bill O’Reilly said it represents the bravery of Confederates who fought in the Civil War” lumping him in with “predictable sources” on the right who […]
Tuesday on CNN’s Legal View With Ashleigh Banfield, former Rep. Ben Jones (D-GA), who also was the actor who played Cooter on “The Dukes of Hazzard,” got into a heated exchange with Banfield over the Confederate flag and white supremacy. Jones pointed out that slavery was not just a “Southern sin,” and said “segregation and white […]
The Confederate battle flag has flown at the statehouse for years, but after the Charleston shooting GOP Governor Nikki Haley says she will push to have it removed.
Hillary Clinton and Bill were fine with the use of Confederate flags in Arkansas, but the GOP gets criticized for it?
It’s an interesting take on defending or not defending the flying of the Confederate flag. This isn’t an endorsement of either, but it’s a different take than what you see on TV or hear on the radio.
5/25/2016 - America’s War on the Confederate Flag is a War on the Past
12/4/2015 - Fun and Games: South Carolina State Rep. Sends Christmas Card with Confederate Flag on it
7/9/2015 - South Carolina Legislature Approves Removal of Confederate Flag from State House
6/26/2015 - MSNBC’s Chris Hayes Apologizes to Bill O’Reilly for Distorting His Position on Confederate Flag
6/25/2015 - CNN Anchor Has Heated Exchange with Former Dem Rep. Ben Jones Over Confederate Flag [Video]
6/23/2015 - South Carolina GOP Governor Haley calls for Removal of Confederate Flag
6/22/2015 - Liberal Media Hound GOP presidential candidates over Confederate flag, but why not Hillary?
6/19/2015 - Column: Why Conservatives should Hate the Confederate Flag