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Confederate flag flies next to NCAA arena in South Carolina

GREENVILLE, S.C. — A large Confederate flag is flying from the top of a parking garage next to the arena that’s hosting two men’s NCAA tournament second-round games Sunday evening. 496 more words


February 4

1861: The Confederate States of America (CSA)  is formed. South Carolina, Mississippi, Florida, Alabama, Georgia, Louisiana, and Texas voted to create a government separate from that of the United States of America. 543 more words


Finding Meaning in the Flag: Birth of a Symbol

This post is the second in a series about the Confederate flag in history, memory, and culture. It offers one Fellow’s individual perspective as she investigates different sources and opinions. 1,433 more words

Bringing History To Life

The 155-Year Protest of the U.S. Government's Rejection of the Confederacy Versus the 2016 Protests of the President-Elect

In the months leading up to the presidential election, some Trump supporters began flying a version of the Confederate Flag bearing Trump’s name.

BY AUSTIN SMITH… 548 more words


Battle Flags of the Confederacy

While the holiday of Veterans Day on November 11 doesn’t really cover the veterans of the American Civil War, I thought that this postcard fit in with the mood of post-Election Day 2016. 2,537 more words


Mini Review: Free State of Jones

I was going to make this a full review… Then I realized that there was almost nothing to talk about with this movie and thought, “Why should I bother?”  312 more words

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