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Outrage over Confederate Flag

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Outrage over Confederate Flag

NPR social engineers propose a replacement version of the Confederate flag

Runaway cultural phenomena — the kind that adsorb into the fabric of social history and remain vital after decades and centuries — never have a chance at longevity unless they’re birthed by eggheads whose sole aim is to artificially influence human tendencies and behaviors. Do you have a problem with that statement? Apparently, the folks [...]

Florida Senate Could Drop Confederate Flag from Seal

Florida Senate Could Drop Confederate Flag from Seal By Brandon Larrabee - News Service of Florida • Oct 4, 2015 ShareTwitterFacebookGoogle+Email The existing seal of the Florida state senate. A committee is reviewing whether the Confederate flag should be removed. State senators are scheduled next week to begin considering whether to keep the Confederate flag [...]

Proposal would erase Confederate sign from Mississippi flag

Proposal would erase Confederate sign from Mississippi flag A new proposal seeks a statewide election on removing the Confederate battle emblem from the Mississippi flag. But it could be years before the issue gets on the ballot, and there's no guarantee voters would accept it. AP Wire Jackson (Miss.) Oct 4, 2015 State officials said [...]

The Hysterical Campaign to Suppress the [Confederate Battle] Flag

LewRockwell.comanti-state•anti-war•pro-market “The Hysterical Campaign to Suppress the [Confederate Battle] Flag . . . Thomas DiLorenzo The hysterical campaign to suppress the [Confederate Battle] flag is actually a campaign to extinguish the South.  To get rid of people who are more traditional, conservative, and religious than it is now fashionable for Americans to be. I believe [...]

CONFEDERATE FLAG LEADS TO HIGH SCHOOL LOCKDOWN

CONFEDERATE FLAG LEADS TO HIGH SCHOOL LOCKDOWN, STUDENT SUSPENSIONS AP Photo/Dave Martin by AWR HAWKINS28 Sep 2015Polk County, GA219 On the morning of September 23, a white 10th grader was confronted by two black students after entering Rockmart High School with a Confederate flag attached to his backpack. The confrontation escalated from words to pushing [...]

Video: Mississippi State Flag Initiative Could End Up on Ballot

Video: Mississippi State Flag Initiative Could End Up on Ballot BY EMILY CASSULO · OCTOBER 1, 2015 JACKSON, Miss. (WCBI) — A group of Mississippi residents is fighting to have the confederate emblem removed from the state flag.   Supporters gathered enough signatures to get Mississippi Initiative Number 55 on the ballot, and Attorney General [...]

New Southern Flag Proposed – Yeah, We Think They’re Crazy Too

New Southern Flag Proposed - Yeah, We Think They're Crazy Too - Dixie Outfitters   By John Hammontree | jhammontree@al.com on September 29, 2015 at 10:36 AM, updated September 29, 2015 at 10:37 AM Southern pride. In the heated debate surrounding the Confederate Flag, the defense offered by many has been that the symbol isn’t [...]

New “Southern Flag” Proposed by Radio Program Studio 360

Southern pride. In the heated debate surrounding the Confederate Flag, the defense offered by many has been that the symbol isn't representative of a culture built on slavery and racism but is, instead, a banner representing that Southerners are simply proud of their home, their people and their culture. "What other symbol immediately lets the [...]

GA SCV Specialty Plates Reinstated

From: 'Patricia S. Godwin' oldsouthrebel@zebra.net [FlagFight] <FlagFight@yahoogroups.com> Date: Wed, Sep 30, 2015 at 8:23 AM Subject: Re: [FlagFight] Ga SCV Plates To: FlagFight@yahoogroups.com After this hard fought fight, EVERY GEORGIA DIV SCV member should have an  SCV tag on at least one of his vehicles!  I have said this in Ala for years!  We did [...]

The Confederate monument known as “Old Joe” – Speech by Chairman Tubbs

Michael Hill posted in League of the South. Michael Hill September 24 at 4:52pm Below is a copy of a speech prepared by Florida LS State Chairman Michael Tubbs to be delivered to the Alachua County Board of Commissioners. The speech is in regards to the proposed [and now, sadly, approved] removal of the monument [...]