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54 Years Later South Carolina Votes to Finally Take Down Confederate...

The vote was 94 to 20.  It only took 150 years after the end of the Civil War, but the South Carolina legislature finally...

We Are Moving FORWARD!

This piece first appeared on Cognitive Relevance, and has been reposted with permission from the author. I laughed first when I read Ted Cruz's comment...

Activist removes Confederate flag in front of South Carolina capitol building

A 30 year old artist and activist, Bree Newsome, climbed the flagpole in front of the South Carolina capitol building this morning and took...

E-Commerce sites follow Walmart’s lead in banning sale of Confederate flag...

On Tuesday, a handful of large e-commerce websites announced that they would ban the sale of Confederate flag items. Walmart had announced that it...

The Confederate Flag: Heritage or Racism?

Though the Confederacy lost the Civil War, South Carolina and others still struggle with what to do with the flag.

VA Gov. McDonnell Apologizes, Withdraws Confederate History Month Proclamation

Virginia Gov. Robert F. McDonnell recently declared that he will no longer move forward with a proclamation to claim April 2011 as “Confederate History Month.”