Why all the fuss with removing the confederate flag?

As the nation grapples to understand the domestic terrorist act that recently took place in Charleston, South Carolina, I find myself wondering why all the hoopla on removing the confederate flag?  Black men and women have been killed, persecuted, and terrorized in these United States of America for centuries, and…

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Georgia celebrates Confederate Memorial Day

  Statue of Robert E Lee, who commanded the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia in the American Civil War. Photo: iStockphoto.com/drnadig In case you were wondering why some state employees are missing in action this morning, they are most likely out observing and/or celebrating Confederate Memorial Day, which is a…

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New Georgia Confederate license plate stirs controversy

Photo: Georgia Department of Revenue The Georgia Department of Revenue’s motor vehicle division has once again approved a specialty license plate that features a Confederate battle flag. As expected, this has infuriated many civil rights advocates, as well as citizens who understand and do not tolerate the history this racist…

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